9 week pullet, unsure of breed?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by Wilebaum, May 1, 2016.

  1. Wilebaum

    Wilebaum Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Got this girl at co-op, she's now about 9 weeks. Was in a bin marked buckeye, but I don't believe she is.. There were a few varieties of sex-links too in other bins.

    Any idea on breed? Or if she's sex-linked? 3rd picture is her sister in the background, they are identical.


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  2. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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    I'd call her a production Red.
     
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    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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  5. Gray Farms

    Gray Farms Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Could be... But production reds should be a little darker. However this varies from hatchery to hatchery of course. With the lighter color and the black tipped hackle feathers and black tail feathers. So more closely resembles a New Hampshire Red.
     
  6. Wilebaum

    Wilebaum Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Yeah, it is light for a production red, and I got one of them too and it is the deeper red(from the same hatchery). Not familiar with New Hampshire reds, I'll keep that in mind, thankya.
     

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