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I have a 4.5 week old white leghorn chick.I think it's a pullet.And she isn't geting feathers as fast as my other 6 chicks that are the same age as her.the amount of feathers she has is that of a 2 week old.is something wrong with her? Or is it just the breed?slow developing?Who knows,i need helpūüėā
Edited by kirstenlee2002 - 4/13/16 at 6:30am
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If you can post photos we will be glad to take a look at her.  Generally males are slower to feather out.  Is there any chance  she is a bantam breed  (small)?

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Hi and welcome to BYC. I'd suggest posting your question and pic on the "General breed discussion and FAQ" forum.

 

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i dont think shes a bantam.shes as big as the rest just doesnt have as many feathers and ill post a pic later

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