Duck is the common name for several species of birds in the family Anatidae in the order Anseriformes. These species are divided into several subfamilies within the entire Anatidae subfamily. Ducks are primarily a water bird, living in both freshwater and saltwater, and are smaller in size than their relatives swans, geese, and swans.

The appearance of ducks is very special, they have a slender head, bright eyes, a flat beak, long and strong. The duck’s bill is usually yellow, some are ash brown… The duck’s neck is long, its body is small and its chest is flat.

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From the top of the head to the beak is almost a straight line, the legs are long due to the body, the propeller is usually yellow (there are ash brown, black ones). The duck’s feathers are white, also ash brown, with a quick gait, quite good foraging and especially high survivability.

Duck feathers are feathers, which can prevent transpiration. Duck feathers help keep moisture well and ducks will not be afraid of cold in winter. Its abdomen has cilia, which allows it to live on water. Ducks stand parallel to the ground.

Most ducks can’t fly when they’re moulting. To be on the safe side, they have a habit of going for shelter before they enter the molt phase.

If it is a domestic duck, during the moult, the farmer must provide enough food for it.

Ducks are very easy to raise animals, omnivores, good use of food, they grow very quickly. If raising ducks, about 40 to 50 days, the weight will be from 2 to 3.5 kg.

Ducks have quite good resistance to diseases, very high survival rates and, importantly, they have extremely high economic value.

Adult male ducks weigh about 4 to 5 kg. The female duck weighs about 3 to 3.8 kg. If raised at about 42 days old, it will reach 2.8kg and at 60 days old, it will reach 3kg.

Ducks are active animals, they often go foraging, look for prey very carefully and run in the field quite well. Ducks can live in different ecological environments, can be raised or kept in captivity, grazing on land or in water.

Ducks have quite good reactions, easy to train, but they are often very hasty and cowardly. So it is very easy to be scared by noises or birdsong, which will cause them to panic and stomp on each other.

This fearful personality appears when they are 1 month old. They are often afraid of people, light, sound and even gray objects.