My chicks from day 1 to 2 weeks

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by Bil, Mar 14, 2009.

  1. Bil

    Bil Chillin' With My Peeps

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    My chicks are around 2 weeks today. Here are some pics comparing their growth over the 2 weeks.

    Barred Rocks:
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    Rhode Island Reds:
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    Speckled Sussex
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    I can't believe how much they have grown in only 2 weeks! Compared to my 5 hour old bantam chick they are monsters!!!
     
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  2. Judy

    Judy Moderator Staff Member

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    Wonderful pics!!!

    It's not easy to find such comparisons on the web....
     
  3. ging3rhoffman

    ging3rhoffman Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 23, 2009
    What great pics! I have 5 day old chicks and its amazing how quickly they change from just morning to night.
     
  4. one_egg_at_a_time

    one_egg_at_a_time Out Of The Brooder

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    [​IMG]I love how you did your pics. Very good looking group.
     
  5. Luv-R-Chickens

    Luv-R-Chickens Out Of The Brooder

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    Your pics could be used for a poultry breed magazine or catalog. Love um![​IMG]
     
  6. PreciousCrystal

    PreciousCrystal Out Of The Brooder

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    do you know how old mine are? I just got them yesterday from a farm lady off craigslist. she said less than 3 days.
     
  7. Mrwinchester

    Mrwinchester Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I'd say two weeks or so ? definitely not three days
     
  8. leenie

    leenie Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Agree. I have 5 day olds and they are just starting to have wing feathers showing.
     
  9. 1hatchaholic

    1hatchaholic Just Hatched

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    Is the barred chick in the pics the same one? have several and trying t determine sex based on feathering
     

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