Salmon Faverolles Chicks

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by LadyBirdsPalace, Aug 18, 2011.

  1. LadyBirdsPalace

    LadyBirdsPalace Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I have my first ever Salmon Faverolles and I was wondering if someone could tell me about what age the cockerals start getting their black feathers?

    My babes were 1 month on the 13th and all the other babes I am pretty sure I have a ?fairly? accurate guess on what who is, these guys not so sure as I have never had them before.

    So tell me what you think!

    They are quite identical except the first one is quite a bit poofier than the other, so when beside each other is usually the only time I can tell them apart, haha!

    First Chick, Picture 1
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    First Chick, Picture 2
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    First Chick, Picture 3
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    Second Chick, Picture 1
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    Second Chick, Picture 2
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    Second Chick, Picture 3
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    Thank you!
     
  2. SundownWaterfowl

    SundownWaterfowl Overrun With Chickens

    Both girls.
     
  3. LadyBirdsPalace

    LadyBirdsPalace Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hmmmm... I was hoping but didn't want to jinx myself! Bought 3 eggs, 2 hatched and 3 pullets, darn fine! [​IMG]
     
  4. stormylady

    stormylady Chillin' With My Peeps

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    at just a couple of days old maybe at a week you can tell all the boys from the girls because girls all have brown wings and the boys are dark brown to black, but you won't be seeing any black beards on those beautiful little girls!!!
     
  5. pixiedouglas

    pixiedouglas Chillin' With My Peeps

    I agree both girls, grats!
     
  6. The Turken Lady

    The Turken Lady Chillin' With My Peeps

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  7. Nambroth

    Nambroth Fud Lady

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    Pretty little girls! [​IMG]
     
  8. dretd

    dretd Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quote:Beautiful girls. Since you hatched them yoursef I am sure they must be from SQ stock, but I do have a hatchery pullet with some black in her beard-- just sayin'
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  9. punky rooster

    punky rooster Awesome

    Jul 21, 2010
  10. pixiedouglas

    pixiedouglas Chillin' With My Peeps

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