How big do you think our chicken is gonna get?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by Iloveourbabychick, Aug 6, 2008.

  1. Iloveourbabychick

    Iloveourbabychick Out Of The Brooder

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    Jun 29, 2008
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    Its me again...I have so many questions about our Happy....Shes a blue laced red wyandotte.We are wondering how big he/she is gonna get.She grew so fast.Do wyandottes mature more then other chickens?How big do you think Happy will get?Shes 6 weeks old now.

    Heres a pic but shes grown since

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  2. perfectly_polish

    perfectly_polish Overrun With Chickens

    Mar 1, 2007
    CT
    She looks more like a he. Do you know if he's bantam or standard?
     
  3. arlee453

    arlee453 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aug 13, 2007
    near Charlotte NC
    Wyandottes are a heavy breed. They get pretty big - mine are not quite as big as my Buff orps, but are the largest chickens out there otherwise.

    From MeyerHatchery.com: :

    Average mature weights: roosters 8 1/2 lbs.; hens 6 1/2 lbs.

    Check out this website also with a lot of pics:

    http://bluelacedred.com/index.htm
     
  4. Katy

    Katy Flock Mistress

    Here's a couple of pictures of my BLRW roos. They're about 19 or 20" tall. Yours looks like a roo. [​IMG][​IMG]
     
  5. perfectly_polish

    perfectly_polish Overrun With Chickens

    Mar 1, 2007
    CT
    Quote:Beautiful Katy!!
     
  6. LilPeeps

    LilPeeps Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 13, 2007
    SE Mass
    Quote:Looks like a cockerel, and he will get to be fairly big.
     
  7. chicklvr4ever

    chicklvr4ever Out Of The Brooder

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    that is a BEAUTIFUL ROO! its SO pretty!! Ur lucky![​IMG]
     

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