Feather Don't know what it is, BUTT IT'S SO CUTE!

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by chickfillhay, Sep 4, 2008.

  1. chickfillhay

    chickfillhay Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Momma is a Barred Rock.
    Daddy came from my Easter Eggers. Americauna/Aracauna. Whatever you call it.
    None of my birds have feathered feet. What!? How???
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  2. 2manyhats

    2manyhats Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Aren't EE mixed breed birds? Maybe a feathered foot was in there. but not seen in the dad.
     
  3. chickfillhay

    chickfillhay Chillin' With My Peeps

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    And this is mom and dad.....[​IMG]
     
  4. tiki244

    tiki244 Flock Mistress

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    O MY GOODNESS [​IMG] Cute though!!!!!
     
  5. turnerstar31

    turnerstar31 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Did you get your birds just recently? If so maybe before you got them the hen was fertilized by another rooster.
     
  6. chickfillhay

    chickfillhay Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Nope. I raised them from the egg. The barred rock I purchased as a 3day old chick from a breeder.
     
  7. turnerstar31

    turnerstar31 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Interesting must be they have a recessive gene.
     
  8. MicMoo

    MicMoo Chillin' With My Peeps

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    My EE's are feather-footed so it's probably a recessive gene.
     
  9. chickfillhay

    chickfillhay Chillin' With My Peeps

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    They say with barred rocks you can tell the gender from the chick by its coloration. Like a white spot on its head. Is this true?
     
  10. Henrietta23

    Henrietta23 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    That is one cute chick!
     

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