Ameraucana and Blue Laced Red Wyandotte chicks

Discussion in 'Pictures & Stories of My Chickens' started by DownByTheRiver, Mar 31, 2018.

  1. 2 weeks

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  2. 3 weeks

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  3. 2 1/2 weeks

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  1. DownByTheRiver

    DownByTheRiver Songster

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    Can anyone help me out about the age of these chicks? I'm thinking 2 1/2 weeks maybe. I bought them from a woman who told me all 8 that I bought were all 3 1/2 weeks, but they certainly are not.

    Ameraucanas:

    StripeyHead:
    Ameraucana, StripeHead, 2 weeks, feathering.JPG Ameraucana, StripeHead, 2 weeks, wing.JPG

    SpotHead:
    Ameraucana, SpotHead, 3 weeks, wing.JPG Ameraucana, Spothead, 3 weeks, feathering.JPG

    And the Blue Laced Red Wyandottes:

    DarkHead:
    BLRW, BabyDarkHead, 2 weeks, wing.JPG BLRW, BabyDarkHead, 2 weeks, feathering.JPG

    LightHead:
    BLRW, BabyLightHead, 2 weeks, wing.JPG BLRW, BabyLightHead, 2 weeks, feathering.JPG
     
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  2. chickencheeper

    chickencheeper Crowing

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    They look 3 1/2 weeks to me
     
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  3. DownByTheRiver

    DownByTheRiver Songster

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    So the others I got from her are twice as big....wonder how old they are.
     
  4. Roosterrob21

    Roosterrob21 Songster

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    I think theyre 2 weeks. No feathers on the chest, wings not complete. They look like baby's still. Real pretty birds ya got, hope I was helpful
     
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  5. DownByTheRiver

    DownByTheRiver Songster

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    Thanks! Yes you were helpful. I appreciate your input. That confirms what I was thinking!
     
  6. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years.

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    I don't think most chicks are fully feathered out till 8 weeks of age or more
     
  7. Cryss

    Cryss Free Ranging

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    I'm loving that chick in the last photo.:loveBeautiful.

    Oh, uh, I just re-read what I wrote. Just sounds wrooong.
     

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