Paradise Ducklings (NZ Native Ducklings)

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“When I grow up, I want to be just like my Dad!”

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Mum (left with white head) and Dad (on the right with black head) with two of their ducklings (there were around 8 ducklings in total).

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Feeding time!

I spotted this family of Paradise Ducks in the Christchurch Botanical Gardens. They were quite an attraction and it was very hard to get up close, especially as Daddy Duck was watching me like a hawk!

3 Comments

  • 10 years ago

    What beautiful colours. Nicely captured.

  • 10 years ago

    The bottom shot is sparklingly wonderful!

  • 9 years ago

    I have the privledge of hand rearing a paradise duckling.

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