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Can you tell me what this is...breed/sex/age? We found it crossing the street.

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by KikisGirls, Dec 11, 2015.

  1. KikisGirls

    KikisGirls Read....MORE Premium Member

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    It seems to be staying small but eats well...we have had it for a few weeks now and I am new to chickens and would like to know what I am working with here. Thanks for all advice/answers.
     
  2. miss heny

    miss heny Genetic Expert in learning Premium Member

    You my dear have a japanese bantam black tail white hen! Sweet little girls once tame she'll make a awesome pet, sadly not a very awesome layer haha.
     
  3. KikisGirls

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    OH....I am so excited! Thank you soon much!...Will Miss Snowflake stay this small?
    I am able to hold her and she seems to be nice....jut scared a little still.
     
  4. miss heny

    miss heny Genetic Expert in learning Premium Member

    Yeup, japanese bantams are one of the smaller breeds of chickens so she probably won't get any biggger. Because of that if you have only big hens make sure they play nice with her when you put them together, sadly being small doesn't always help.
     
  5. KikisGirls

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    I have her with two big girls right now and they are playing nice!
    THANKS again!
     
  6. miss heny

    miss heny Genetic Expert in learning Premium Member

    No prob good job saving her! [​IMG]
     
  7. BBQJOE

    BBQJOE Chillin' With My Peeps

    So I guess we all know now why the chicken crossed the road!
     
  8. miss heny

    miss heny Genetic Expert in learning Premium Member

    To be in a loving home [​IMG]
     
  9. Teila

    Teila Bambrook Bantams Premium Member

    Tee hee, yep, the chicken crossed the road to go and live with KikisGirls where she will be much loved [​IMG]

    Kudos to you for rescuing Miss Snowflake KikisGirls she is a cutie!
     
  10. BBQJOE

    BBQJOE Chillin' With My Peeps

    Exactly!
    But obviously someone somewhere is missing a chicken.
     

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