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? about duck's color

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by heatherindeskies, Oct 6, 2011.

  1. heatherindeskies

    heatherindeskies Chillin' With My Peeps

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    My black east indie has about 12 white feather's throughout her body. Is this normal for BEI's, or should she be solid black?
     
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    Oregon Blues Overrun With Chickens

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    I'm thinking that they will start to get some white feathers as they get older.
     
  3. desertdarlene

    desertdarlene Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quote:A lot of solid black breeds have this happen as they age, especially the females.
     
  4. heatherindeskies

    heatherindeskies Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Thank you for your replies. She is not for show so it does not matter to me, I was just curious.
     

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