Domestic Waterfowl photos © Bill Schmoker

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Feral domestic Swan Goose, Larimer County, Colorado, 9/06.

Apparent hybrid Canada x Pond Goose, Pueblo County, Colorado, 11/06.

Mute Swan (captive), Wray, Colorado, 4/6/02.

This pose is beautiful, but extremely aggressive. The swan didn't like me getting close and down low near the bank, and after snapping this shot I backed off in a hurry to avoid a pummeling!

Head detail of a feral domestic Muscovy Duck, Pueblo, Colorado, 2.05. Now that's a face only a mother could love!

Domestic Mallard varieties, Boulder County, Colorado, 9/06.

Domestic Mallard chicks, Boulder County, Colorado, 10/06. Domestic genes probably responsible for very late date of this clutch.

 

All photographs copyrighted by the author. Publication-quality 300dpi versions and prints of many of the images contained in this web site are available- inquiries welcomed- email bill@schmoker.org