Up standing Mallard

Up standing Mallard

Observation - Up standing Mallard - UK and Ireland. Description: This Mallard hybrid is the up standing kind and this time the markings make it easy to see that it is a mallard. An amusing hybrid when you see one! It looks like one of last years brood as not so long ago an allotment holder bought some young domesticat

This Mallard hybrid is the up standing kind and this time the markings make it easy to see that it is a mallard. An amusing hybrid when you see one!
It looks like one of last years brood as not so long ago an allotment holder bought some young domesticated Mallards and got impatient for the eggs and released them onto the local pond. I think we are in for a flock of Mallard that look like they have had white paint thrown over them.