Whistling isn’t the only sound this bird is known for! The wings of spotted whistling ducks make a distinct whirring sound when the bird is in flight.
Shallow lakes, marshes and freshwater
Length: 17-20 inches
Graze on short grass and forage for food in water
Birds of prey, snakes
Puff out feathers, camoflauge
Lay up to 12 eggs at a time
Up to 15 yrs in human care