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Rouen Ducks

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Rouen Ducks

Metzer Farms

Quantity Discount Levels
Num. Birds 1-24 25-49 50-119 120+
Price per Bird $6.49 $6.19 $5.99 $5.19
Price: $6.49

Availability: Usually Ships in 1 to 3 Weeks

Duck Gender

Gender of Ducks*:
Straight Run (Day-Old Random Gender)
Females (Day-Old Hens) [Add $1.99]
Males (Day-Old Drakes) [Add $1.99]

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Rouen Ducks

The Rouen Duck is duck breed very similar to the popular Mallard Duck in its plumage, but the Rouen will grow to be much larger. Their colorful and familiar Mallard colored plumage makes them a quite popular duck breed for pets, show ducks, or simply to stock ones pond. This breed of duck is named after the town of Rouen in France. They have been raised in France as large and tame versions of the Mallard duck for hundreds of years, and the Rouen was first brought to the United States in 1850.

They grow slower than the Pekin, thus you will be able to enjoy the maturation process for a bit longer. Like Pekins, Rouen ducks are members of the heavy duck class. Unlike their smaller Mallard cousins, Rouen ducks are too large to fly. This makes them a more suitable pet duck, as you will not have to worry about clipping wings. The Rouen Duck is not known for its egg laying abilities, but it is a large bird that will produce a substantial amount of fowl meat if processed.

These ducks exhibit a quiet and calm temperament, making them an excellent choice for a home flock or as pets ducks. Rouens are very sociable and entertaining, and will certainly become excellent friends as you raise them.
Product Facts

Rouen Duck Info

  • Weight - Drakes: 8-10 pounds ; Hens: 7-9 pounds
  • Color - Ducklings: black with yellow stripes on head, white on breast, black beak and feet
    Drakes: lustrous green head and neck, purplish brown chest and steel gray penciling on upper body
    Hens: mahogany brown with penciling of greenish black or brown
  • Egg Color - Blue-green to near-white
  • Country of Origin - France

Average Customer Review: 5 of 5 Total Reviews: 41 Write a review.

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Rouen Ducklings December 14, 2015
Reviewer: Robin Lozier from Pavillion, WY United States  
They arrived safe and sound! They are all healthy and eating, and very sweet! I am very pleased working with you and will be contacting you again in the future!

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Ducks arrived November 11, 2015
Reviewer: Thomas Murphy from Frisco, TX United States  
I can't say enough about eFowl! I have ordered a couple hundred birds and they have all arrived alive and done very well.

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Review October 12, 2015
Reviewer: hyatt LLC from Lake Charles, LA United States  
Great job

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tom September 2, 2015
Reviewer: tom schwaesdall from big river, CA United States  
Love them

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Excellent Quality August 7, 2015
Reviewer: Bobbie Jo/Second Chance Farm from Salem, WV United States  
We got 4 and they arrived extremely healthy and active. All 4 are still healthy and growing fast and they are almost a month old. Nice coloring and size as well. Ours are just pets but they would make nice meat birds given their size and health.  I would highly recommend.

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