You probably already know that ducks are mostly aquatic birds and they live on every continent except for Antarctica. And a male duck is called a drake, a female duck is a hen, and a baby duck is a duckling, etc.
Those facts are pretty boring, right? Do you know any other interesting facts about ducks, especially ducklings? Oh, if you’re a fan of our site, then you probably know how surprisingly smart ducklings are. Any other facts? Let’s follow us until the end of this article to find out some unexpectedly cute things about ducklings that you might not know yet.
1. When building her nest, the mommy duck will take feathers from her own breast to give her eggs the finest possible cushioning. Plus, down is comfortable.
2. Domestic ducks have more than 40 breeds, creating all various colors of ducklings. For example,this little guy with raccoon coloring is a Rowan duck. He will be brown when he grows up.
This little lump of love is called a black swedish. This cute guy may look like a bumblebee, but don’t worry, he won’t sting. However, his name should absolutely be Buzzy.
3. The duckling’s average weighs is about 36.2 grams., which means he can skip cross lilypads easily.