My Barred Rocks are 3.5wks old...WARNING- Funny looking teenage stage!

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by Kelly G, Aug 25, 2008.

  1. Kelly G

    Kelly G It's like herding cats!

    They will be four weeks old on Wednesday (the 27th). They are doing SO well and growing like little weeds! They aren't cute anymore, and they're not pretty yet - but I LOVE them!!!!

    [​IMG]

    [​IMG]

    PS the red cast to the pictures is from the heat lamp (still turned on at night).
     
  2. jmeeter88

    jmeeter88 Chillin' With My Peeps

    192
    3
    121
    Aug 18, 2008
    New Hartford, NY
    Hey they are still cute! Just in a prehistoric kind of way. [​IMG]
     
  3. swtangel321

    swtangel321 ~Crazy Egg Lady~

    Jul 11, 2008
    LOL, I have 15 that are about the same age, they are so ugly when they are this age !!!! Cant wait till they get pretty
     
  4. SGM

    SGM Chillin' With My Peeps

    919
    0
    139
    Aug 18, 2008
    Easley, SC
    Isn't it amazing how something so cute can turn into something so beautiful, but the process is just ugly??? [​IMG] I think we all still think they're somewhat cute especially our own.
     
  5. lacymarie0526

    lacymarie0526 Out Of The Brooder

    69
    0
    39
    Jul 18, 2008
    LOL it makes me giggle.. I kinda feel bad for them! They just look so nerdy:Dbut they are all so cute!
     
    Last edited: Aug 25, 2008
  6. EllyMae

    EllyMae Chillin' With My Peeps

    I actually like this stage. They are truly so ugly that they are cute...they remind me of tiny emu's.
     
  7. henney

    henney Chillin' With My Peeps

    151
    1
    121
    Aug 9, 2008
    Reno Nevada
    They are adorable! I'd love to get a barred rock. I have 3 RIR's and 2 Americanaus. What brand are your feeders and are they easy to fill and clean?
     
  8. steffpeck

    steffpeck Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 25, 2007
    Erda, UT
    I love them!!!!
     
  9. TexasJoe

    TexasJoe Taking a break

    150
    0
    119
    Mar 3, 2008
    Quote:Me, too!!
     
  10. johnmayersquare

    johnmayersquare Let's Talk About Chicks, Man!

    442
    0
    139
    Nov 17, 2007
    Port Orchard, WA
    Just adorable! Love the little fluff on the tops of their heads.......Too cute! [​IMG]
     

BackYard Chickens is proudly sponsored by