The Call Duck is an energetic and active duck. It is small, weighing around 0.68 kg (1.5 lb) with a plump bowl-shaped body; a wide, rounded head; tiny, broad bill and short legs. It is vocal with a high pitched call. The Call Duck comes in a variety of standard colours including White, White-Bibbed Blue, Buff, Pastel, and Magpie. Nonstandard colours include Saxony, Spot, Khaki, Self-Chocolate, Cinnamon and Crested. It produces 25–75 eggs a year.