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Runner

1. See: Book runner.

2. See: Running broker.

3. See: Front runner.
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Larch should be a fast flyer while Chop Suey, being a runner duck, will most likely be more of a ground bird.
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The bird could not hold on to the Indian Runner duck egg which was damaged but still intact.
PIG racing and Indian Runner Duck racing are just two of the new attractions that are sure to be odds-on favourites with the crowds at Preston Park Garden Show, Eaglescliffe.
The court heard that the RSPCA found an Indian Runner duck had suffered from recumbency, a condition that made it unable to walk.
D17849_4 WATER SPORTS: An Indian runner duck has a paddle (right) and a wild mallard splashes out (above) Pictures: JAMES BALFOUR D17849_2
But after finding love at the third attempt, the Indian Runner duck has three cute chicks to shout about.
Runner duck Chop Suey and long-eared owl Larch both hatched at the centre within hours of each other - and having entered the world together, the three-week-olds became the very best of feathered friends.
Careful planning has been put into finding the perfect Indian Runner duck to star in the show.
SUN AND SMILES: Roy Curran, aged six (left) with cousin Hugh Williams, aged 4 (centre) and brother Theo Curran, aged 5, from Earlsdon, Coventry, cool down with an ice-cream, Joshua Hall, aged 4, from Nuneaton selects a high vantage point, Lord Mayor Ken Taylor studies the proceedings from the Evening Telegraph box, the sheepdog display with Indian runner ducks and Neil Harold (back left) enjoys a picnic with family and friends from Tile Hill, Coventry.
The countryside events include ferret racing, racing Indian Runner Ducks and a birds of prey display.
There will be simulated coursing demonstrations - open to all dogs - and Meirion Owen's Quack Pack will demonstrate sheepdog handling with Indian Runner ducks being herded.