Adult male ducks are called drakes. Baby ducks are called ducklings, while the adult female is called a hen. A group of ducks is called a raft, team or paddling. More »

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A male duck is called a drake when it is an adult. During adolescence, ducks of both sexes are simply referred to as ducklings. An adult female can be known as either a hen or a duck. A group of ducks is called a raft, t... More »

Male ducks, which are called drakes, fertilize eggs through copulation with female ducks, known as hens. Copulation typically occurs after a courtship ritual during mating season, which is in early spring. Drakes must ma... More »

Ducks are found on every continent except for Antarctica; all baby ducks are referred to as ducklings, adult male ducks are called drakes, and adult females are called hens or ducks. Groups of ducks are called rafts, tea... More »

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Male ducks, which are called drakes, fertilize eggs through copulation with female ducks, known as hens. Copulation typically occurs after a courtship ritual during mating season, which is in early spring. Drakes must ma... More »

Adult barred rock roosters crow, have larger wattles, combs, bodies and spurs, have pointed hackle feathers and saddle feathers, and the male comb develops earlier than on females. Hens have a comb that flops to the side... More »

Adult great blue herons have few predators besides bobcats, coyotes and occasionally large raptors, but heron eggs are susceptible to predation by crows, gulls, ravens, foxes and raccoons. Great blue herons are quite lar... More »