wierd hen!

Discussion in 'Managing Your Flock' started by BarredRocks3, Oct 10, 2013.

  1. BarredRocks3

    BarredRocks3 In the Brooder

    Aug 1, 2013
    New Hampshire
    In my flock all of the barred rocks are around 6 months old, they have wattles and combs and sare laying or at the getting ready to lay. I have one hen that's a lighter color then the rest, comb and wattles haven't grow and see has tail feather that look like half saddle feathers. She's alfa hen as well. Whats up with her?
  2. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician

    May 3, 2009
    New Jersey
    Can you post a picture? Barred rock roosters are lighter than the hens. Any possibility that it is a slower maturing cockerel?

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