Ducks can make wonderful pets and are great egg producers. They have many advantages over chickens.

Welsh Harlequins - This is a layer type of duck similar in size and productivity to the common Khaki Campbells. They are very colorful as adults. The ducklings are sexable at hatch with about 90% accuracy by their bill color. Females have light bill with a dark tip, males have uniformly dark bills. This only works for the first few days of their lives.