feathered legs????

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by senrabruk, Oct 8, 2010.

  1. senrabruk

    senrabruk Out Of The Brooder

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    I have two d' anver chicks that have some feathers going down there legs they are one week old should I be consernd?
    I don't know if this is normal.
     
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  2. StevenW.

    StevenW. Lovin' My Quackers!

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    akward never heard of it:confused:
     
  3. V Comb

    V Comb Chillin' With My Peeps

    Then they are X Breeds [​IMG]
     
  4. senrabruk

    senrabruk Out Of The Brooder

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    I am pretty sure they are pure breed, I got them from boggy bottom bantams.
    soo this is weird? [​IMG]
     
  5. kathyinmo

    kathyinmo Nothing In Moderation

    I know the feeling. I hatched 2 "pure bred" Coronation Sussex, too...... (from narrowgatepoultry.com)

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    By the way, I have also hatched from Boggy in the past, as well..............................
     
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  6. V Comb

    V Comb Chillin' With My Peeps

    Weird [​IMG]
     
  7. Mahonri

    Mahonri Urban Desert Chicken Enthusiast Premium Member

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    If they are truly "Coronation Sussex" they wouldn't have feathered legs.
     
  8. hongyush2008

    hongyush2008 Out Of The Brooder

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    Quote:It is really a news that i have never heard of before, maybe you should pay some attention to.
     
  9. kathyinmo

    kathyinmo Nothing In Moderation

    Quote:[​IMG]
     
  10. Boggy Bottom Bantams

    Boggy Bottom Bantams Overrun With Chickens

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    Quote:Show me some pics of them Micha, yet to have hatched a feather legged d'anver here. would like to see which ones they are out of.
    Are you sure they are d'anvers, you did get several breeds in your order..... aside from silkies though, I dont have any feather legged birds here though, so curious to see what it really is
     
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