Pudding the rescued Maran

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by Shabana, Nov 6, 2013.

  1. Shabana

    Shabana Songster

    Hey guys
    I've rescued this little bundle of feathers. He/she was attacked by a rat 3 or so weeks ago and had puncture wounds and a broken ankle.
    We've called her/ him Pudding. Boy or girl it won't matter and he/ she will have a home ;)
    Pudding is roughly 13 weeks old but is smaller than he/ she would be normally due to her injuries.
    Can anyone say if we have a little boy or a little girl ?


    She/ he is still holding her leg up a bit but is starting to bear weight now so fingers crossed !!
    Thank you ;)


    Dec 3, 2012
    How nice of you to rescue her, I hope she heals up good. Pullet
  3. Shabana

    Shabana Songster


    ...couple more pics above. I think she or he is a black maran ?
  4. Shabana

    Shabana Songster

    Thank you for your reply :)

    She's a real treasure and the family have become quite attached. I'm hoping that at some point she'll be able to join a flock but for now she's in the house till her movement improves :)
    It's nice to call her a she :)
    Thanks again x
  5. hdowden

    hdowden Crowing

    Aug 14, 2011
    looks like a pullet and will either be a black marans or a black copper marans
  6. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Crowing

    Jul 24, 2013
    Pudding looks like either a Black or Black Copper Marans (I'm leaning towards black) pullet.
  7. Shabana

    Shabana Songster

    Thank you all ever so much for taking a look :)
  8. Veer67

    Veer67 Songster

    I agree with the others, Pudding is a cute name for a chick. [​IMG]
  9. JudithKerlin

    JudithKerlin In the Brooder

    Oct 8, 2013
    She is pretty adorable!
  10. Shabana

    Shabana Songster

    Thank you !!
    I think she's gorgeous but my judgement is clouded lol
    She's doing really well, using her leg more and more, and taking trips up to the babies coop for an hour or so during the day.
    Pudding has a white little silkie friend there that she likes to hang out with - I've called her Rice :D
    Last edited: Nov 12, 2013

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