New chick mom here...

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by Nadacx, Mar 24, 2018.

  1. Nadacx

    Nadacx In the Brooder

    Mar 24, 2018
    Northeast Missouri
    Hi! I recently bought my chicks about a week ago and was informed that when I bought them, my chicks were at least a day or so old. I have a black australorp (Madeline) two silver wyandottes (Mable and Myrtle), and a golden Wyandotte (Meredith). Now, I’ve had them or almost a week and have seen these babies grow like weeds! However, I noticed that Meredith has significantly smaller wings than the rest of the babies. I was just wondering if anyone had any ideas of why she may have smaller wings?
    (I was also supposedly given only pullets and was unsure as to if that helped the case). I know the picture kinda sucks, but there she is off to the right.

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  2. Spartan22

    Spartan22 Crowing

    Sep 2, 2014
    NE Ohio
    She looks like she’s few days or even a week younger from the ones on the left.
  3. jonalisa

    jonalisa Codswallop!

    May 28, 2013
    My Coop
    Yes, I agree, she isn't as old so her feathers aren't as far along.

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