We are ducks, but not as you know them.

Following our distress purchase of three one-week-old Muscovies we have been getting to know these fascinating birds.

While all other domesticated ducks are descended from the Mallard, Muscovies owe their ancestry to an American Tree Duck.

So we thought we should give them a tree, or at least a stump
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Unfortunately there was only room for two, so number three was a bit miffed – and Solo just watched, a bit puzzled.

They are developing beautiful plumage
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and interesting tails
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Solo is jealous
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Other brightness comes from today’s rainbow
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and a new lamp for the Guest Caravan
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