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"little" chick

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by cartersmith, Feb 28, 2011.

  1. cartersmith

    cartersmith In the Brooder

    Feb 13, 2011
    i brought 12 mixed bantam eggs and they hatched just over a week ago well 7 did 2 are all black and the other 5 are mixyure of black and yellow so they all look the same apart from i have noticed one of them is a lot smaller than the others to be honest has hardley gre from hatch it os getting it fethers thru same as the others and is lively enough but is so small compaired to the other 6....why wud this be do ya think?

  2. cozycritters

    cozycritters Songster

    Mar 4, 2008
    Tucson, Arizona
    I have one of those from an egg I hatched (it's a silkie). My guess is that it's just a runt?

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