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Yep, I agree with aart; they look about 4 weeks old, and looks like the front 2 are cockerels.

Quite the colorful assortment! smile.png
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post #12 of 12
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Originally Posted by aart View Post
 

3-4 weeks looks about right by the look of the feathers of the 2 cockerels in front.

Agree also.

 

They may look older than you'd expect if you've never had broody hen raised chicks before. Babies out and about with momma tend to feather out faster than brooder box babies cause they're exposed to more cold temps.

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