What age are Silkies and Light Brahmas fully feathered?

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by nuttyredhead, Sep 8, 2010.

  1. nuttyredhead

    nuttyredhead Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 3, 2010
    Southern NH
    Mine are anywhere from 7 - 10 weeks old and i am wondering when i can stop turning the heat lamp on at night. It is in the 40's at night and 70's during the day, they are still in the garage until i intergrate them with the rest of the gang.
     
  2. midd2005

    midd2005 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    May 22, 2010
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    i don't really think it's an age thing. it's more like, are your silkies and brahmas fully feathered? each chicken is different.


    with that said, my 3 light brahmas are 6 weeks old. 2 of them are pretty much fully feathered and one is still lagging.
     
  3. V Comb

    V Comb Chillin' With My Peeps

    Silkies never feather out [​IMG] Seriously, I think at around 1 month old...
     
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  4. nuttyredhead

    nuttyredhead Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 3, 2010
    Southern NH
    Thank for your info! They all look full feathered I think I am definetely spoiling these girls!!!!
     

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