Deep Pinkish Skin In 3 Weak Old Chicks

Discussion in 'Meat Birds ETC' started by Homesteading_Bound, Mar 4, 2009.

  1. Homesteading_Bound

    Homesteading_Bound Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I have a 3wk. old broiler chick that was the only one that hatched out of 12. At the base of her tail feathers is a deep pink...not red...just really deep pink. Is this normal? Thank You!!
     
  2. SuperCoco

    SuperCoco Out Of The Brooder

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    My chicks are only TWO DAYS OLD!!!!!!!!!!!!
     
  3. mtnhomechick

    mtnhomechick Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jun 27, 2008
    Mountain Home, AR
    That's just the skin showing...they feather late.
     
  4. Homesteading_Bound

    Homesteading_Bound Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Thank You MTN. First time with white feathered chicks,,,makes sense.
     

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