Crested Duck – Image courtesy of NEEPA

The Crested is classified as medium by the American Poultry Association. It displays some breeding problems with about 25% of embryos dying. The Crested is an ornamental breed.

Classification

Medium

Appearance

White but there is also a black. Roundish crest firmly attached to the head.

Weight

Drake 3.2 Kg
Duck 2.7 Kg

Miniature Crested

Drake 1.3 Kg
Duck 0.9 g

Egg Colour

White