white chicken

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by dumplingirl, Nov 20, 2014.

  1. dumplingirl

    dumplingirl Out Of The Brooder

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    I have a cuckoo maran and she is starting to grow white feathers anyone know what that means.....
     
  2. Ol Grey Mare

    Ol Grey Mare One egg shy of a full carton. ..... Premium Member

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    How old is this bird and where are the feathers in question coming in? Cuckoo marans are a barred bird, so some white feathering is part of the normal markings - is this above/beyond the white that comes with barring? Perhaps a photo of your bird would be helpful.
     
  3. dumplingirl

    dumplingirl Out Of The Brooder

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    sorry I cant do pics on my device she 1 year old and I know they have white specks but its almost taken over the regular feathers
     

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