Dusky Indian Runner Duck
Dusky Indian Runner Ducks are tall, upright, and slender. They are very comical to watch because of there build and walk. They are great forgers eating mosquito larvae, slugs, snails and many other garden pests. They are a very active birds covering a large area in search of goodies. They are known for there egg production and can outproduce any chicken in number of eggs laid per year. They can lay up to 200 eggs per year. The egg color is white and sometimes a blueish green color. Unlike other ducks, they do not waddle, but run and appear to usually be in a hurry. Drakes weigh 4lbs and hens weigh 3 1/2lbs. They are very friendly ducks and love lots of vegetables from the garden. Our Indian Runner ducks are from Holderreads show quality bloodlines. The Dusky Runner ducks look just like your wild mallards in color, but the hens lack the eye and face lines. Also keep in mind the Gray Runner Duck gene is in my Dusky Runner Duck flock, so some may hatch Gray Runner Duck.The Indian Runner ducks are on the watch list for endangerment.
Dusky Indian Runner Duck eggs are not available at this time, and will not become available tell spring 2018. prices are $15.00 for a half dozen, and $25.00 for a dozen plus shipping cost. Use form below to order please contact with amount of eggs you are wanting, and breeds you are wanting. We will need your zip code to calculate your shipping cost. Payments are collected through PayPal, i will send an invoice to your email for payment. Please read and understand egg buying shipping policy before purchasing hatching eggs.