how to tell ck age.

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by jfoley, Sep 21, 2011.

  1. jfoley

    jfoley Out Of The Brooder

    Mar 21, 2011
    i bought 10 red-star cks that were about 10-12 wks old about 8 wks ago. i thought i would be getting eggs by now. is there any way to tell how old they might be just by looking at them. they have doubled in size since i got them.

    thanks j. foley:lol:
  2. ceeceeholt

    ceeceeholt Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aug 17, 2011
    I hope someone answers this, because I have wondered this myself. I know that I have been sold 1 year old chickens, that I found out later they were MUCH older then 1 years old. Now that I have babies I am watching their growth to try and determine how old our first 6 were when we got them. They said 12 weeks, I'm thinking more like 8.

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