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Breed? Gender? 6 weeks old

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by Tracyree, Aug 26, 2011.

  1. Tracyree

    Tracyree Songster

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    This mystery chick will be 6 weeks old on Sunday. Still has absolutely no feathers on it's head. Ay ideas?


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  2. Whittni

    Whittni Crowing

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    Looks like a leghorn, I think 'pullet'. Post more pictures as she gets older, I so wanna see!
     
  3. Cowgirl71

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    I'm leaning toward pullet, probably a White Leghorn. [​IMG]
     
  4. Silkiesandco

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    Canada eh?
    Quote:Yea me too [​IMG]
     
  5. Tracyree

    Tracyree Songster

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    Glad to hear signs are pointing to pullet at least.

    I thought leghorn as well, but her leg color seems pale. Maybe that will change as she gets older. (may have been hoping Orpington)
     
  6. Tracyree

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    Also, should it be feathered out by now??
     
  7. hcppam

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    Quote:Yea me too [​IMG]

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  8. Whittni

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    Quote:she should be just about feathered out completely around 6 weeks but she might be a slow grower, which does happen. [​IMG]
     
  9. Tracyree

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    Quote:she should be just about feathered out completely around 6 weeks but she might be a slow grower, which does happen. [​IMG]

    Thanks, she is a very slow grower. She's still really small but seems to be feathering out finally.
     

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