Black Swedish Ducks

The Black Swedish ducks, breed of the famous “Daffy Duck,” are a great backyard duck. Their plumage makes them a handsome addition to the flock.


Black Swedish Ducks are a color variety of Swedish Ducks. Swedish Ducks also come in Silver and splashed color patterns. The advantage of Black Swedish over the Blue Swedish is that they will breed true to their colors. If you breed a Black Swedish with a Black Swedish, all of the offspring will have the same black coloration.

Black Swedish Ducks are not typically shown but they are domesticated and make great pets. Their stature is similar to a Pekin duck. Coloring is black with a white bib on the chest. Swedish Ducks make great pets because they have a calm disposition, entertaining social behaviors, and they are great foragers.

Both colors of Swedish Ducks can make an excellent garden pet, they will rid your garden or lawn of harmful insects. Black Swedish Ducks are very attractive and in a larger flock their black plumage and white bib can creating a striking scene. The males will sometimes even have a slightly iridescent greenish black head.