Harteman Wildfowl, presented by Jan Harteman

Wildfowl news and updates:

Jun
02

Breeding Green pygmy geese

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The first captive breeding results of Green pygmy geese (Nettapus pulchellus) date 2005, when a Dutch private breeder had his first breeding results. As far as we know, no other breeder nor zoo had bred this species before. Read about this first breeding experience in this article.

May
31

Pink-eared duck in captivity

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Trevor Andersen (Australian Avifauna) shared a very interesting article with us about Pink-eared ducks in captivity. We are now able to publish it on our website. The story was written by Tom Spence, Perth Zoo director from 1967-1984. Please enjoy this old avicultural article right here.

May
31

Breeding Chestnut teal

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The late Ron Brumby was an Australian wildfowl pioneer in the 1970's and 1980's. We received some images and articles from his wildfowl collection, shared with us by his wife Win Brumby to publish. 

We just added the breeding report of Chestnut teal at our website. Enjoy reading it!

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