Buff orpington question

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by ed-209, Jun 8, 2017.

  1. ed-209

    ed-209 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Can pullet buff orpington have iridescent feathers?
     
  2. Poultry parent

    Poultry parent Chillin' With My Peeps

    Buff Orpingtons don't have iridescent feathers
     
  3. ed-209

    ed-209 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I have a buff and at night I shined a light on her at they were iridescent feathers.
     
  4. Poultry parent

    Poultry parent Chillin' With My Peeps

    I though you meant that they were Iridescent in the sunlight, like a black australorp. I think that many chicken's feathers are iridescent in a flashlight beam
     
  5. ed-209

    ed-209 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Ty, here is the chicken. What see do you think?
     

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  6. Poultry parent

    Poultry parent Chillin' With My Peeps

    She's a normal buff Orpington. As her feathers get worn out, and before her molt, they probably won't be iridescent
     
  7. ed-209

    ed-209 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    What sex do you think it is?
     
  8. Poultry parent

    Poultry parent Chillin' With My Peeps

    How old?
     
  9. ed-209

    ed-209 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    11 weeks
     
  10. Poultry parent

    Poultry parent Chillin' With My Peeps

    Do you have a picture of them standing?
     

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