What color is this

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by Billyj, Jul 5, 2010.

  1. Billyj

    Billyj Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Jan 20, 2010
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    1st of all, I am not sure if this is the correct place for this question. However, my little hen hatched 5 eggs on the first (none of them hers). The father is a mille fleur d'uccle, (this I am sure of) and the mother is ennie, menie, miney, or moesha (all reddish-blackish chickens). Now on to the point. Of the 5 eggs that hatched, 2 were black, 2 were reddish, and 1 was grey. What color does a grey chick grow up to be. This is my 1st one, so I have nothing to go by. Even sillier question, would this be considered a self-blue. I have nbo idea and sorry for the stupid questions. Here is a picture of the chick. The father has the same coloring as the hen that hatched these chicks.


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    Thanks for any help you can give me. I just love my grey chickie.
     
    Last edited: Jul 6, 2010
  2. sloallie10

    sloallie10 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Nov 8, 2008
    CA
    It will probably just turn out to just be "blue".

    My guess is, or maybe some specks?
     

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