“He drives within the car with me, he goes to when I’m doing such things as trading the sheep dogs,” Hayman told the U.K.’s Telegraph. “He just goes everywhere with me. Sleeps with me – everything!”
The bird, an 11-week-old duck named Star, was disinterested in being with other ducklings from the instant he was taken out of his incubator. Hayman improvised and was hand-raising the bird since.
“The amount of photographs I’ve taken of him is simply incredible,” Hayman said. “He’s only one of these very strange animals that just desires to be friends with me.”