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Snowy Call Ducks

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Snowy Call Ducklings

Quantity Discount Levels
Num. Birds 1-14 15+
Price per Bird $16.49 $12.49


Minimum Order: 6 birds - You can mix and match with other Call Duck Breeds
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Free Shipping! - Price: $16.49
Breed Specific Minimum: 2

Availability: Sold Out for the 2014 Season

Duck Gender

Gender of Ducks*:
Straight Run Only (Day-Old Random Gender)

Sold Out for 2014 Season
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Snowy Call Ducks

Snowy Call Ducks (or Silver Call Ducks) are a unique breed of duck with a very boisterous function. Originally, they were bred to serve as hunting decoys, using their loud voices to call in other ducks for hunters.

Now, Snowy Call ducklings and other Call Ducks are bred primarily for show. Their smaller size and cute shape make them a go to bird for the pet owner and hobbyist alike.

The first records of the ingenious breeding and use of Snowy Call ducks come from the Netherlands. However, their place of origin is disputed amongst experts as many believe they originated in the Far East. Originally, all Call Ducks resembled the Mallard ducks, but years of selective breeding have yielded a plethora of coloration patterns.

The Snowy Call ducks are very similar to a Call Ducks with the lush green heads, and blue wing tips. Their difference include a lighter, almost white coloration and lacing on the back and side, and a more deep brown on their chests. The Snowy Call Duck most resembles the Silver Appleyard.

The high energy and delightful aesthetics of a pet Snowy Call Duck makes these birds very sought after by various duck enthusiasts. Their function as hunting tools is less typical today, as their are used primarily for decoration, entertainment. They are extremely popular amongst breeders, hobbyists, and pet owners. However, the difficulty in breeding Snowy Call Ducks and other Call Ducks makes them only available from a handful of breeders around the US.
Product Facts

Snowy Call Duck Info

  • Weight - 1.5 pounds
  • Color - Similar to the Silver Appleyard - chestnut colored breasts, dark green heads with a white neck ring, dark backs
  • Egg Production - 25-75 eggs per year
  • Country of Origin - The Netherlands or Far East

Average Customer Review: 5 of 5 | Total Reviews: 2 Write a review.


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snowy call duckling purchase review June 16, 2014
Reviewer: Jason Miller from Eaton, OH United States  
I had a good buying experience from efowl and I would order birds from you again.

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Snowy Call Ducks June 11, 2014
Reviewer: CONNIE BUSTA from DECORAH, IA United States  
These little ducklings were in perfect shape! I lost one in the 1st batch and these didn't seem stressed at all. they are doing great and I can't wait to get them outside.

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