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Postby fabes468 » Fri Apr 21, 2006 9:19 am

one of my friends dad is a taxidermist and he has had some strange looking ducks in his shop for quite a few years and i recently took some pictures of them to try and figure out what they were...could any of you perhaps tell me what they are?? if the pictures dont work im sorry because this is the first time i have tried this..

http://i64.photobucket.com/albums/h191/ ... age043.jpg
http://i64.photobucket.com/albums/h191/ ... age047.jpg
http://i64.photobucket.com/albums/h191/ ... age048.jpg
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Postby WIDGEONATOR » Fri Apr 21, 2006 9:46 am

:umm: I DON'T THINK THAT IS A DUCK :cool:
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Postby fabes468 » Fri Apr 21, 2006 10:16 am

then what is it
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Postby ISHOOTDIVERS » Fri Apr 21, 2006 10:31 am

Hen hooded merg and no it's not a duck!
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Postby fabes468 » Fri Apr 21, 2006 11:39 am

oh ok thanks
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Postby Evil_McNasty » Fri Apr 21, 2006 1:03 pm

Uh yeah that would be a merganzer
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Postby LA.Call'emClose » Fri Apr 21, 2006 2:53 pm

Hen Hooded Merganser
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Postby Smackaduck » Fri Apr 21, 2006 5:40 pm

ISHOOTDIVERS wrote:Hen hooded merg and no it's not a duck!


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Postby Swamp Puppy » Fri Apr 21, 2006 6:34 pm

M R not

it's a merg...aka sawbill..tastes horrible, but looks pretty. taxidermy is the best thing for them. lol. anything but eating.
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Postby Smackaduck » Sat Apr 22, 2006 5:08 am

I know Swamp Puppy. :toofunny: Ill eat just about anything but the only thing you can do with them are make jerky.
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Postby fabes468 » Sat Apr 22, 2006 8:28 am

yea i dont hunt divers much and i have never seen a hen merganzer so at least now i know

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