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What happened to my baby?

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by tgperg, Apr 6, 2011.

  1. tgperg

    tgperg Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I posted this under what breed or gender is this, but I think it might go better here. I apologize for the double.

    This is Pac, my Dominique roo from a few weeks ago.

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    You can see he doesn't look too bad. Nice Dom coloring, rose comb (a bit beefy for some tastes), very nice U shape to his back. Today I was watching him run around and he grew THIS:

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    That's a disqualification, isn't it? Any idea why he threw something like that?? I'm upset about it. [​IMG]

    Traci
     
  2. starforever61

    starforever61 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    are you talking about the black feather...? sorry i'm not into the showing and stuff!
     
  3. GotGame

    GotGame Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I would bet money every show person that has shown much has plucked at least one off colored feather, that is the least of it...
     
  4. starforever61

    starforever61 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    or maybe you're talking about the feathers with giant stripes?
     
  5. tgperg

    tgperg Chillin' With My Peeps

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    LOL! Yeah, I was talking about the dark colored feather. I would hate to be freaking out about the stripes, huh? [​IMG] Is it okay to rip the feather off? I thought that was cheating.

    Traci
     
  6. ChickenPox

    ChickenPox Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Pluck it and hush! [​IMG] That's what I would do anyway! Haha! [​IMG]
     
  7. Illia

    Illia Crazy for Colors

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    Pluck it.


    As a show bird though I'd worry more about him having a more gamey body than him having a single non-barred feather. [​IMG]
     

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