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bevsmith

  • Joined May 2010
WHITE MARAN CHICKS????
« on: June 17, 2010, 01:29:01 pm »
Bought 30 copper maran eggs from a breeder,as i love the gorgeous dark brown eggs,and fancied some pullets of my own,,friend has incubated them for me and 17 hatched all lovely strong healthy chicks,however i have 3 black and 14 white some with feathered legs,LOL. have i been conned,did not see the stock they came off and was told i could get the ODD white chick,[ but 14,!!] just hope they not colour sex linked and i got 14 boys,LOL,although my broody cuckoo maran hen has taken to them well and loves them all. ;D

Castle Farm

  • Joined Nov 2008
  • Hereford/Powys Border. near Hay-on-Wye
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Re: WHITE MARAN CHICKS????
« Reply #1 on: June 17, 2010, 05:47:01 pm »
They could be splash Marans..
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bevsmith

  • Joined May 2010
Re: WHITE MARAN CHICKS????
« Reply #2 on: June 17, 2010, 07:47:32 pm »
OOOHHH, i like the sound of that,will they get the splash markings as they grow,? sorry not very clued up on marans,LOL. :chook:

 

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