Little Nemo is gone :(

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by SunAngel, Aug 29, 2008.

  1. SunAngel

    SunAngel Songster

    May 20, 2008
    Chambersburg, Pa.
    Nemo, my little one dollar-one winged wonder, is starting to get feathers!! Thought I would post a few pics and see if anyone has any idea yet what s/he might be mixed with besides Silkie. At 18 days old s/he's not much bigger than the week old standard chicks s/he's growing up with.

    Little Nemo has attitude!
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    Bad wing side.
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    Chickie tummy!
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    Gotta love the little line of feathers down his back lol.
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    Last edited: Sep 25, 2008
  2. Chicken Boo

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    Nemo is just adorable and lucky to have been rescued by someone who will take such good care of him.
     
  3. Suess hens

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    s/he is mixed with cuteness....Silkie and cuteness is my guess. Sorry, I am no help. But that is sure a lucky chicken to have been found by you!
     
  4. SunAngel

    SunAngel Songster

    May 20, 2008
    Chambersburg, Pa.
    Aww thanks!

    I am so glad I bid on him without thinking. I shudder to think what some farmer would have done with him after seeing his deformity.

    I keep calling him a he for some reason, maybe its the name lol Even if he turns out to be a roo, he will have a forever home here! The neighbors will just have to complain lol.
     
  5. silkieluvr

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  6. SunAngel

    SunAngel Songster

    May 20, 2008
    Chambersburg, Pa.
    Anyone have Light Brahma Bantams? Wondering if maybe that could be what Nemo partially is?
     
  7. jessupfamily

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    Quote:That's what I was starting to think! We have Silkie and Light Brahma mixes and a couple are now 12 weeks old and are looking a lot like your little Nemo! Maybe?!! [​IMG]
     
  8. Lanissa86

    Lanissa86 Songster

    Mar 26, 2008
    San Antonio, TX
    But both of those are feathered footed breeds...Nemo has no feathers down his legs from what I can tell....Maybe a Silver laced WyandotteXSilkie mix??? ? She/he is a cutie!!
     
  9. coffeemama

    coffeemama Barista Queen

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    omg he is getting so big! his name is perfecto!
     
  10. jessupfamily

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    Quote:This is very true! Ours do have the feather feet! I was just looking at the coloring. [​IMG]
     

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