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Ruddy Shelduck

Appearance: - The male Ruddy Shelduck has an orange-brown body, black rump and tail, a creamy buff head and neck, paler on the face, blackish collar around the base of the neck, and the wings are white with black flight feathers. Females are similar but have a whiter face and lack the black collar around the neck.

Notes: - Ruddy Shelducks are aggressive ducks, especially in captivity. They are considered sacred by Buddhists because their colour resembles the robes that monks wear. It is also known as the Brahminy Duck in India.

WWT Slimbridge Video clips:

Current video:

Ruddy Shelduck - March 2011, April 2011 & March 2012

More videos:
 Ruddy Shelduck - July 2013
Ruddy Shelduck - July 2013
 Ruddy Shelduck - November 2013
Ruddy Shelduck - November 2013

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Ruddy Shelduck
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