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Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by Fluffers, Feb 17, 2017.

  1. Do chickens get a few gray feathers as they get older? My austrolorp seems to have a few on her head
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  2. or do you think it's just food or something
     
  3. anyone?
     
  4. Percheron chick

    Percheron chick Crowing

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    Those just look like new feathers coming in.
     
  5. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    agree
     
  6. Gray Farms

    Gray Farms Crowing

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    Yes, its common for older chickens to grow in white feathers as they age when they molt.
     
  7. Ok, thank you! She was almost done growing her feathers in from a molt in that picture :)
     

  8. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Crowing

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