our egg layers babies at 17 days

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by erinszoo, Oct 7, 2011.

  1. erinszoo

    erinszoo Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jun 28, 2011
    North Central Oklahoma
    Just thought I'd share a pic of our egg layers at day 17. They are all between 5 and 7 oz now. We've been weighing them each week along with our meat birds that we got at the same time just for a comparison. The difference is amazing in their growth.

    Here's one of our pearl white leghorns.

    And this is part of the group of 5 white leghorns, 4 red star, and our EE (we guess)

    Weighing is not their favorite process.

    Here is the meat bird in with them for comparison in size.
  2. motochick

    motochick Out Of The Brooder

    Sep 24, 2011
    Berkeley, CA
    wow! what a difference!

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