Is she a bantam?

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by Bernard P. Fife, Jan 15, 2012.

  1. Bernard P. Fife

    Bernard P. Fife Out Of The Brooder

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    Of the chicks we are raising, four are golden-laced wyandottes. They are almost 9 weeks old and one of them is about a third the size of the others. She appears very healthy, alert, etc. And her feathers appear somewhat frizzly. Is it safe to assume at this point that she's probably a bantam with possibly a frizzle gene in her?
     
  2. Lothiriel

    Lothiriel Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

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    Do her wings extend past the end of her body? I've noticed that's a good way to tell if a bird is bantam or standard. Or....

    ...You could post a picture with one of the others for comparison. [​IMG] We all love pictures here.
     

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