When do hey grow feathers?

Discussion in 'Pigeons and Doves' started by KWAK, Apr 21, 2012.

  1. KWAK

    KWAK Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 2, 2009
    Michigan
    6 day old pigeon, no feathers yet at all. (no pin feathers).
    when do they start to grow?
     
  2. deerman

    deerman Rest in Peace 1949-2012

    9,491
    31
    293
    Aug 24, 2008
    Southern Ohio
    after 10 days
     
  3. KWAK

    KWAK Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 2, 2009
    Michigan
    Thanks D!
    Do you have any idea what s/he might look like when it grows feathers? the dad is a clean legged swallow (white body, brown wings) and the mom is a normal colored archangel?
     
  4. Mary Of Exeter

    Mary Of Exeter Chillin' With My Peeps

    2,607
    23
    201
    Apr 10, 2009
    Rowan County, NC
    By normal colored, is it a black wing bronze/gold, blue wing bronze/gold, etc?
     
  5. KWAK

    KWAK Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 2, 2009
    Michigan
    blue wing bronze/gold
     

BackYard Chickens is proudly sponsored by