Duck!

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  1. CWH

    CWH Funster Life Member

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    Any ideas anybody please?
    On Esthwaite Water in the Lake District, with mallard, shoveller and coot.
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    A Coot.
     
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  3. CWH

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    Sorry, but not this time - this is a coot - though there were one or two in the area
    [​IMG]
     
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    Awww perhaps his dad was a cad. . He's cute whatever he is.
     
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    A Heinz 57 ..
     
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    Never seen a black and and white duck like that before!
     
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    The duck version of a feral pigeon, at a guess.

    Not related to me though.....
     
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    Done a bit of googling - Black Swedish I think??? (escaped domestic)
     
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    That's what they all quack.
     
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    Think it's probably a cross of tufted duck and some other there are lots of variants.
     
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    It is well known that mallards have particularly low moral standards....
     
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    You can blame that on Brexit, I'm sure! :)
     
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    @CWH you could be right!
     
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    It's an Argentinian Racing Pigeon.
     
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    Could be an Oyster Catcher?;)
     
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    It's a racing pidgeon
     
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    That was funny. :)
     
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    Yah! double like
     
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    I'm with khizzle on this one, we have loads of variations on the duck theme round here, they come in all colours shapes and sizes, hienz 57.
     

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