Saturday, April 3, 2010
More New Creatures on Providence Farm
The girls have been wanting little yellow ducklings for years, and this year seemed especially ripe for ducks, what with the monsoon mimicking weather.
I don't like ducks. They scare me. Especially white ducks. So I made a compromise; they could have ducks if they didn't need to be brooded and they were brown.
Introducing Jemima, Matilda, and Drake, the Mallard family.
See the hackles up on the ladies? I didn't even know ducks had hackles.