chick fethers???

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by cartersmith, Mar 9, 2011.

  1. cartersmith

    cartersmith In the Brooder

    Feb 13, 2011
    i have 6 baby chicks they are nearly 3 weeks now. some of them have the flight fethers but some of them have "funny" flight feathers they are very thin and more furry like same with the rest of the body. like also look different to the other chicks there fluffy feathers on there body seem a little spikey. its hard to explain they seem to look tatty if anyone under stands me.
    the eggs were mixed bantam so could it be some are cross silkies cause was told there feathers are different.
    has anyone got a 3 week old silkie chick pic i could compare to
  2. ScissorChick

    ScissorChick Songster

    Dec 17, 2010
    Under Your bed
    Its most likely the silkie in them. But I don't have any pictures! [​IMG]
    Last edited: Mar 9, 2011
  3. mrslb333

    mrslb333 Songster

    Jun 15, 2010
    Halifax, Nova Scotia
    This was one of my silkies I'm sure she was around 3 weeks at the time [​IMG] [​IMG]
    Last edited: Mar 9, 2011

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