Muskovy Ducks Frequent Shopping Centers in Miami

I’ve always had a fascination with Muskovy Ducks, and even when Puerto Rico has feral colonies; none compare to the numerous colonies I’ve seen in the state of Florida. They have become accustomed to human dwellings and are known to frequent shopping centres in Miami, Florida. I still don’t know if they get handouts from…

The Colors and Textures of The Muscovy Duck (Cairina moschata)

The Muscovy Duck (Cairina moschata) The Muscovy Duck is a large duck native to Mexico, Central, and South America. Small wild and feral breeding populations have established themselves in the United States as well as in southern Canada. Feral Muscovy Ducks have also been reported in parts of Europe. I have observed Muskovy Ducks for their colour varieties. They are known to have prominent wattles,  a fleshy growth also called dewlap or caruncle hanging from…