Injured Water Birds Find A Safe Haven To Heal And Find Love

"Marvin feels really bad about what happened," says Kim Link, president of the Lebanon domestic duck and goose sanctuary where the couple resides. "He mounted her on land, instead of on water, and broke her wing."

Ducks, Kim explains, have safer sex on water. But Bee has obviously forgiven Marvin, her constant companion since she was rescued and brought here from an unsanitary hoarding situation.

Marvin is a Khaki Campbell duck and Bee is a Khaki Campbell-Indian Runner hybrid. They arrived separately at Majestic Waterfowl, a non-profit woodland sanctuary for abused and abandoned domestic ducks and geese. But when they leave for a permanent home, they will do so together.

Pekin Ducks

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Woman turns crumbling estate into garden paradise

  1. Three fast-growing Pekin ducks waddle and kvetch, drinking from a kiddie-pool, the dirty water from which he uses on some plants. As ducklings they were confined, but he's “finishing them off” by letting them range the yard, figuring they will taste
  2. Other kid favorites: The Enchanted Forest Garden dotted with gnome and mushroom sculptures and Mossy Moose — a 3-D wire garden form sprouting with greenery — and the Reflection Pond stocked with Pekin ducks and rainbow trout they can feed. Sid the

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