Colour changing Brahmas

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by esther1uk, Jun 12, 2016.

  1. esther1uk

    esther1uk New Egg

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    Hi,

    I recently bought some lovely Brahma fertilised eggs from Ebay and put them under a broody hen. This morning I was over the moon cos three had hatched! They seem almost black. Will the colour lighten as they get older?



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  2. Chicken Girl1

    Chicken Girl1 Stuck back in the 40s Premium Member

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    What type of Brahma did you order? Are its legs feathered?
     
  3. esther1uk

    esther1uk New Egg

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    Hi, I ordered dark Brahma, but these seem black. The ones I've seen before were slate gray. Yes, they seem to have fluffy legs. Probably fine, just not seen ones that looked like this before. :)
     
  4. RhodeRunner

    RhodeRunner Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Those are Black Brahmas. Dark Brahmas have chipmunk strips and are silvery in color.
     
  5. esther1uk

    esther1uk New Egg

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    Thanks, thats great. Am quite happy with that. :)
     

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