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  1. Elaine Hope

    Elaine Hope Out Of The Brooder

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    alright, I just got back from vacation, and I got my neighbours to look after one of my younger chickens for the week. I went to pick him up today, and I carried him home. when I got back I put him down so that I could set up his cage, he was all wobbly he couldn't balance! I know when they pant like a dog (he was doing that to), they are stressed, but is the wobbliness also a sing of stress!?!?!
    he also grew a lot, in that week. could he have grown too fast
     
  2. Twistedfeather

    Twistedfeather Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Do you know what breed?
     
  3. Elaine Hope

    Elaine Hope Out Of The Brooder

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    no, well not really. I hatched him, I do (kind of) know the breed of the parents but I'm not entirely sure. the mother I believe is Black Pearl, and the father I think is a Black Pearl/meat chicken cross

    Does that help?
     
  4. Twistedfeather

    Twistedfeather Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I was wondering if it was a meat bird because they tend to do that more and sometimes meat breeds have trouble holding their weight
     
  5. seminolewind

    seminolewind Flock Mistress Premium Member

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  6. Elaine Hope

    Elaine Hope Out Of The Brooder

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    he does have some meat breed in him.
     

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