Indian Runner Duck

Anas platyrhynchos domesticus

Gardener's friends

Indian Runners are flightless ducks that originate from Southeast Asia. They are reliable snail-hunters, which makes them a popular pet among garden owners. Their highly developed sense of smell enables them to track down their favourite snacks.

Characteristics

  • Origin

    South East Asia

  • Diet

    Grain mix, slugs

  • Size

    50 to 70 cm (from head to tip of tail)

  • Weight

    1,4 to 2,3 kg

  • Breeding period

    28 to 30 days

  • Achievable age

    12 to 15 years

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Opening hours

Today, 28. July
9:00 - 18:30
Last admission: 17:00
Opening hours

Feedings & Trainings

  • No public Animal feeding & training sessions are taking place at this time.

Map

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Arrival

Hardenbergplatz 8, 10787 Berlin

Route (Google)