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How old is my little chick, Miracle?

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by Hopefully, Oct 18, 2009.

  1. Hopefully

    Hopefully Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aug 23, 2009
    I'm thinking one week old. She's getting grey feathers on her wings now. She's also taking more of the shape of a chicken than a fluffy golf ball of a chick [​IMG]

    When will she start to become more independent (no more need for warmth, able to defend herself, fly, etc)
    Can't wait until she's able to fly! [​IMG] She'll probably be a great flier, just like her mother..

    What should I expect in her growth and development in the future?
    Last edited: Oct 18, 2009
  2. Happy Chooks

    Happy Chooks Moderator Staff Member

    Jul 9, 2009
    Northern CA
    My Coop
    I bet if you post a picture, you'd get some guesses as to her age. Also what breed?
  3. Hopefully

    Hopefully Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aug 23, 2009
    She's a bantam [​IMG]
    I'll try to post pics but I still need to take some good ones. They'll come though, for sure! She's so pretty, I have to say, she's the prettiest little chick I've had. lol

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