Speckled Sussex Chicks--Is This One Stunted?

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by speckledhen, Mar 11, 2011.

  1. Arielle

    Arielle Crowing

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    It's hard to know what the litle chickies uture will be.[​IMG]

    Among my 25 hatchery pullets, two of the blk star are boys. One is the tiniest runt, very slow to feather in, too. But he's a tough cookie! He rules the roost and has since he was about 3 weeks old. Overall he is just a smaller size, not short back. Will follow this thread--the "short"back causing lack of organ space does seem to make sense.[​IMG]
     

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