Perfectly_Polish chicks 5 1/2 weeks old

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by seminolewind, Sep 1, 2008.

  1. seminolewind

    seminolewind Flock Mistress Premium Member

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    These are the 2 -I hatched, I wanted to share.....



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    Verthandi, there's a difference in eye color, but not enough to say. No one has the bright orange yet.
     
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  2. verthandi

    verthandi Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 18, 2007
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    Cute, cute! What color is the parent stock? Really interesting pattern of colors on the babies.
     
  3. seminolewind

    seminolewind Flock Mistress Premium Member

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    Well, I'm not sure about the stock. You can ask Perfectly_Polish. One was silver laced, the other may have been silver laced/White?
     
  4. perfectly_polish

    perfectly_polish Overrun With Chickens

    Mar 1, 2007
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    Both of those chicks look like girls, but I'd give it a few weeks before I can give you a definite answer. How old are they again? The mostly black one is a silver laced, the white looks like it could be silver laced hen with my white polish roo, they could have gotten together when I had all the polish running together. Keep me updated on them!
     
  5. jemagsy

    jemagsy Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Very pretty!
     
  6. seminolewind

    seminolewind Flock Mistress Premium Member

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    Quote:I pray that they are girls. Not having good luck with my ratios.
    I love the coloring on them both. If I could have picked two chicks, these would have been them.
     
  7. perfectly_polish

    perfectly_polish Overrun With Chickens

    Mar 1, 2007
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    Quote:I pray that they are girls. Not having good luck with my ratios.
    I love the coloring on them both. If I could have picked two chicks, these would have been them.

    I'm glad you like them so much! I hatched one out that looks just like the mostly white one, I'll have to get pictures of her soon. How old are they? They both look girl-ish to me [​IMG]
     
  8. seminolewind

    seminolewind Flock Mistress Premium Member

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    They are 5 weeks.
     
  9. perfectly_polish

    perfectly_polish Overrun With Chickens

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    Quote:I'd give it another 3 weeks. Their tops hats do look a little spiky [​IMG]
     
  10. Vcomb

    Vcomb Chillin' With My Peeps

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    the mostly white colored one looks like a black crested white. both look good & healthy.
     

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