Dorkings? And what age

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by cheep82, Oct 18, 2016.

  1. cheep82

    cheep82 Out Of The Brooder

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    Hi. I've been given 2 dorkings and was told they're 2 weeks old. I just wanted some opinions as we've already got 2 sex links that I know are 2 weeks but are smaller and have less feathers. Can anyone have a guess of gender yet or too young? [​IMG]
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  2. frizzlelove83

    frizzlelove83 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    way too young
     
  3. cheep82

    cheep82 Out Of The Brooder

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    I thought that would be the case. I'm interested in how old they are though. I'm not familiar with dorkings.
     
  4. henny1129

    henny1129 Crazy Livestock Gal

    I'd say 3 or 4 weeks, but they could be even older. :)
     
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  5. henny1129

    henny1129 Crazy Livestock Gal

    I apologize as well, I'm not very familiar with the Dorking breed, but I do know they should have 5 toes, so check and see if your chicks do.
     
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  6. cheep82

    cheep82 Out Of The Brooder

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    Yep they do. I didn't realise until my son said they had too many feet (he obviously meant toes). I have only had the standard sex links so its nice having a different looking bird
     
  7. henny1129

    henny1129 Crazy Livestock Gal

    Ah, okay. That's cute! :) Well, they must be Dorkings then. :D I'm sure it is!
     
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  8. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    I'm not familiar with Dorkings but what adorable chicks
     

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