Who did these feathers come from

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by Ch1ckChick, Jan 28, 2016.

  1. Ch1ckChick

    Ch1ckChick Out Of The Brooder

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    Lately I have found two big feathers about 10 inches long in my backyard and next to my house. here's a picture of them
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    What bird did these come from
     
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    Chicken Egg 17 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    The black one could have come from a crow or vulture and the brown one could have come from a chicken hawk
     
  3. Ch1ckChick

    Ch1ckChick Out Of The Brooder

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    So I might have a hawk on my hands!!?!?!?!?!?
     
  4. Chicken Egg 17

    Chicken Egg 17 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Possibly who knows or rap they could have came from another bird those are just the ones I could think of and you don't have a rooster do you cause that black one could be his big long tail feathers
     
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    No rooster
     
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    Ok well those are the only things I could think of
     
  7. keesmom

    keesmom Overrun With Chickens

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    Your location would help so we have an idea what birds are native to your area.
     
  8. Ch1ckChick

    Ch1ckChick Out Of The Brooder

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    I don't have native birds but I have 3 sex links
     
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    Ch1ckChick Out Of The Brooder

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    And I live in Colorado littleton
     
  10. Ch1ckChick

    Ch1ckChick Out Of The Brooder

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    Does it help that we have tons of geese this time of year. I'm not sure why they come here but this might be a rest stop for their migration. Or they just chill here during the winter.
     

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