Aylesbury Ducks

This Aylesbury drake took Best in Show at some 2003 show in the UK
Photo courtesy of Rupert Stephenson

This slow moving and very tame English breed has a large, deep-keeled body. Old males should weigh around 10 pounds and old ducks about 9 pounds. Aylesburies are excellent roasting fowl. They have long, straight pinkish-white bills, orange legs, and their skin is white, unlike most other domestic ducks, which have yellow skin.

Here's an SPPA article on Aylesburys.


Aylesbury Links:

Aylesbury Ducks information and pictures from Kintaline Farm Poultry and Waterfowl Centre, Oban, Argyll, Scotland, UK

The Domestic Waterfowl Club on Aylesburies

South Yeo Farm East

You can find Aylesburies at Cotcombe Rare Breeds

You can find Aylesburies at Jack the Goose's farm


An Aylesbury female
Photo courtesy of Rupert Stephenson

An Aylesbury drake
Photo courtesy of Bart Poulmans


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