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Polish question please...

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by Momagain1, Mar 31, 2012.

  1. Momagain1

    Momagain1 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 13, 2011
    Central IL
    we are told this is a GL Polish...
    she is about a week old...

    I seen a few other polish pics where they already had top feathers, where they said it was at 2 wks..?? is that right? my li'l one shows NO sign of ANY top feathers..just fuzz still..I thought it may be way too early for top hat feathers...
    I'm taking my li'l one back to the school in about a month for a "this is what they look like a month later" class...

    I was hoping she'd have top feathers by then?? when do those truly start coming in??

    Here is "Polinda" (my son thought he was being "cute" naming her that lol)

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  2. Sonoran Silkies

    Sonoran Silkies Flock Mistress

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    Looks about right to me, although i can't really verify gold laced. Feathersite.com will show you additional photos of polish chicks.
     
  3. josh44

    josh44 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Yes its a gold laced chick alright ;)

    Crest feathers will come in at about 2-3 wks.
     
  4. Momagain1

    Momagain1 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 13, 2011
    Central IL
    crest feathers got it!

    So, since she's lets see..10 days old this monday..we should see them soon!
     

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