Many of you were enchanted by the mandarin ducklings we met at Earl’s Path Pond on one of our walks. They are now getting quite grown up,
and mum seems content to leave them to it most of the time. I think this
fellow is a little drake, judging by how his plumage is developing. I think that he will soon have those distinctive sails to impress the lady ducks.
Here’s a photo of dad just to show what the ladies have to look forward to.
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