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Beep! Quack! Quack! Beep! Traffic slows to waddling pace as 5,000 ducks cross the road

China Daily via Reuters

Farmers herd a flock of ducks along a street towards a pond as residents drive next to them in Taizhou, Zhejiang province, China, on June 17, 2012. There were about 5,000 ducks, according to local media reports.

A farmer in the Chinese city of Taizhou brought traffic to a halt as he took his flock of ducks on a walk to a nearby pond.

According to the Daily Mail, farmer Hong didn't lose a single one of his 5,000 ducks during the three-quarters-of-a-mile journey.

A farmer in China took 5,000 ducks out for a walk in China, bringing traffic to a standstill. TODAY.com's Dara Brown reports.

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