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So ugly they're cute

Discussion in 'Managing Your Flock' started by AccidentalFarm, Apr 25, 2007.

  1. AccidentalFarm

    AccidentalFarm Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Snapped a pic of the babies all snuggled in for the night...They are almost 5 weeks now and so scruffy looking it's actually cute. Thought I'd share:

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    Isn't it funny how they stretch out to sleep?
     
  2. Pringle_Sussex

    Pringle_Sussex Chillin' With My Peeps

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    howcome they're different colours?
     
  3. AccidentalFarm

    AccidentalFarm Chillin' With My Peeps

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    They are dyed.

    Lots of feed stores sell dyed chicks at Easter time. Once they're fully feathered, you would never know they started life so brightly colored.
    These are 3 White Leghorns and a Rhode Island Red.
     
    Last edited: Apr 25, 2007
  4. Pringle_Sussex

    Pringle_Sussex Chillin' With My Peeps

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    OMG THAT IS SOO KEWL!!!

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    I want a blue chicken!!! [​IMG]
     
  5. kstaven

    kstaven Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

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    From the title I was expecting some naked neck or showgirl pics. Now those are UGLY!
     
  6. ozark hen

    ozark hen Living My Dream

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    love your photo. The first time I saw one of my chicks stretched out like that I thought it was dead! [​IMG] They are so cute stretched out.
     
  7. They are cute as pie [​IMG]
    They look so comfy stretched out like that.

    Lisa
     
  8. bayouchica

    bayouchica Chillin' With My Peeps

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    How sweet [​IMG] yeah I thought they were gonna be nakey necks too.
    Miriam
     
  9. AccidentalFarm

    AccidentalFarm Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I don't think i've seen 'nakey necks' yet...gotta look that one up!
     
  10. SpottedCrow

    SpottedCrow Flock Goddess

    I thought it was naked necks too...[​IMG]
    They're still really cute, but now I think you got all boys...:eek:
     

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