Ducks have been domesticated as pets and farm animals for more than 500 years, and all domestic ducks are descended from either the mallard or the Muscovy duck. Mallards, especially, are easy to crossbreed with other types of ducks, and mallards often hybridize with all types of ducks at local ponds. This can lead to very unusual feather shapes and color patterns that can be confusing to identify.
This dog is anything but standard. While Standard Poodle may be it’s breed, this dogs personality goes way beyond friendly, working, and loyal. Yes, as working water dogs, they were depended upon to return from the Lake with the “catch of the day” that “flew” into the water.