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questions about sumatras

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by chicken_boy_Kurt, May 17, 2008.

  1. chicken_boy_Kurt

    chicken_boy_Kurt Songster

    Mar 20, 2008
    OK if you read my signature then you lnow that I have sumatra chicks in my bator. I have a few questions: When will their feet turn blue/black? And do they mature slowly?
     
    Last edited: May 17, 2008
  2. chicken_boy_Kurt

    chicken_boy_Kurt Songster

    Mar 20, 2008
    Does anyone know anything about sumatras?
     
  3. Cuban Longtails

    Cuban Longtails Flock Mistress

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    I have no personal experience, but from what I've read the babies will hatch out yellow and then turn black as they mature and grow their feathers in. The breed is also slow to mature.
     
  4. ChinaChicks1

    ChinaChicks1 Songster

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  5. chicken_boy_Kurt

    chicken_boy_Kurt Songster

    Mar 20, 2008
    Quote:Thanks that helped.
     

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