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Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by blades, Mar 31, 2016.

  1. blades

    blades New Egg

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    hi I am new to this site. I have had chickens and ducks for about a year. I am hatching our new set of chicks and ducks right now and I have a question for all of you experts. I just had a chick hatch and it has a turquoise bluish color on its [​IMG]bottom. I have never seen this before. Anyone have any answers ?
     
  2. N F C

    N F C eggnog time! Premium Member Project Manager

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    I've never seen that before but hopefully another greeter will come along that can explain. Did the chick hatch in an incubator? Maybe there was something blue colored in that?
     
  3. NickyKnack

    NickyKnack Love is Silkie soft!

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    Welcome to BYC and the coop! There's a lot of great peeps here! Feel free to ask lots of questions. But most of all, make yourself at home. I'm so glad you decided to join the BYC family. I look forward to seeing you around BYC. Me neither, but did you have them on news paper? It could be color transfer.
     
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  4. blades

    blades New Egg

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    It was!
     
  5. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Glad that's it and nothing bad. Welcome to Backyard chickens.
     
  6. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Monkey Business Premium Member

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    Hi and welcome to BYC - great to have you onboard

    The Learning Centre is a great resource, even for experienced chicken keepers - loads of info on anything chicken. https://www.backyardchickens.com/atype/1/Learning_Center

    Joining your state thread may be useful as it will put you in touch with other BYC members in your area - just type the name of your state in the search box.

    All the best
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  7. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! I'm glad you joined us! :)
     

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