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Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by lurky, Jun 4, 2007.

  1. lurky

    lurky Songster

    Jun 4, 2007
    Western MA
    I am raising my first flock of chickens and i am wondering if anyone has any suggestions as to what happened. One of the breeds i chose is the blk australorp. I got 2 and they were day old baby chicks. Here they are today. The picture does not show the true size difference. But its not too bad. I wonder if the little one is a bantam of the breed or a runt or not even the same. I think it is about a third of the size and its way behind on getting in the big girl feathers. They are about 8 weeks in this pic. I can get better pics if anyone here thinks they can help me to figure out what my mystery chick is. Thanks


    http://i143.photobucket.com/albums/r144/rebel102/DSC_0029.jpg
     

  2. haleyluna

    haleyluna Songster

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    May 3, 2007
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    looks bantam to me.
     

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