Just a duck? No, far from it.
A Mallard will turn up on any piece of water; even a puddle, given a chance. It’s the ‘duck’ most kids know, from throwing some bread, to feed it.
The duck that is probably one of the most trusting of humans. There’s not many birds that will take food from your hand.
And one of the most thrilling experiences to have; that connection with a ‘wild’ animal.
Here’s a few of the Mallard, coming to say hello.
I love ‘em!