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Slow Developer or Problem

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by kirstenlee2002, Apr 12, 2016.

  1. kirstenlee2002

    kirstenlee2002 New Egg

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    I have a 4.5 week old white leghorn chick.I think it's a pullet.And she isn't geting feathers as fast as my other 6 chicks that are the same age as her.the amount of feathers she has is that of a 2 week old.is something wrong with her? Or is it just the breed?slow developing?Who knows,i need help[​IMG]
     
    Last edited: Apr 13, 2016
  2. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    If you can post photos we will be glad to take a look at her. Generally males are slower to feather out. Is there any chance she is a bantam breed (small)?
     
  3. CTKen

    CTKen Monkey business Premium Member

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    Hi and welcome to BYC. I'd suggest posting your question and pic on the "General breed discussion and FAQ" forum.

    All the best
    CT
     
  4. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life Water Under the Bridge Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! I'm glad you joined us! :)
     
  5. kirstenlee2002

    kirstenlee2002 New Egg

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    i dont think shes a bantam.shes as big as the rest just doesnt have as many feathers and ill post a pic later
     

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