3 and 4 weeks old

Discussion in 'Pictures & Stories of My Chickens' started by congdon476, Feb 18, 2009.

  1. congdon476

    congdon476 GaLLiNa LOcA

    Dec 31, 2008
    Pueblo Area
    Yes- we are entering the ugly cute stage of featherhood.

  2. Fresh Eggs

    Fresh Eggs Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 1, 2009
    Me 2!! they just turned 3 today!!
  3. gritsar

    gritsar Cows, Chooks & Impys - OH MY!

    Nov 9, 2007
    SW Arkansas
    Awww but they grow out of it fast.
    IMO, every creature goes thru an ugly stage; human peeps included. Although in human peeps it usually starts in the teen years and stays that way until they move out of the house. [​IMG]
  4. key west chick

    key west chick Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 31, 2008
    Gainesville, GA
    Ha ha, my DH calls them "little uglies" at that age!
  5. TXmom

    TXmom Chillin' With My Peeps

    Yep...mine are the same age and the same degree of...ummm...cuteness? My friend came over the other day and hadn't seen my chickies since the first week. She said... Wow they are huge! And those Silkies, well, they are not so cute... [​IMG] I said...aaaaawwwww, but they WILL BE...I promise!

    And can you believe...she took one look at my cutie pie Fiona (frizzle) and said "What's that scraggly thing???"
    Last edited: Feb 18, 2009
  6. Mahonri

    Mahonri Urban Desert Chicken Enthusiast Premium Member

    May 14, 2008
    North Phoenix
    My Coop
    Give them a couple of weeks... then you'll start to see what they are really going to look like.

    I have some 5 week old juvies that are getting better looking... 2 black stars and 2 EEs I'll have to post some pics.
  7. CityClucks

    CityClucks The Center of a 50 Mile Radius

    Jan 31, 2009
    Tulsa, OK
    Quote:Do Mahonri - I want to see your clucks!

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