chicken question

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

  1. Fluffers

    Fluffers Chillin' With My Peeps

    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. Fluffers

    Fluffers Chillin' With My Peeps

    or do you think it's just food or something
     
  3. Fluffers

    Fluffers Chillin' With My Peeps

    anyone?
     
  4. Percheron chick

    Percheron chick Chillin' With My Peeps

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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 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Yes, its common for older chickens to grow in white feathers as they age when they molt.
     
  7. Fluffers

    Fluffers Chillin' With My Peeps

    Ok, thank you! She was almost done growing her feathers in from a molt in that picture :)
     
  8. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Overrun With Chickens

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