Any guesses on my little pullet's breed?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by WilsonFarm, Oct 10, 2015.

  1. WilsonFarm

    WilsonFarm Out Of The Brooder

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    "Henny Penny" wound up being the only pullet of 6 classroom chicks! Go figure! Their breeds were all quite apparent (or crosses) but this one I'm still curious about. Any ideas about the breeds she might have come from? (Also from that farm were Barred Rock and Dark Brahma crosses and what appeared to be an easter egger mix)

    She appears to be a white/buff/dirty shade of off-white with specks of black.

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  2. Peep-Chicken

    Peep-Chicken Overrun With Chickens

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    I think she is just a mixed breed. It's hard to tell if there where already mixed breeds at the farm. Maybe a rhode island white cross. Or white Cornish cross.

    She is very pretty though.
     
  3. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

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  4. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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    She looks like a barred Rock crossed with something dominant white, giving her that "ghost" barring. She's a mixed breed bird who should lay a decent amount of brown eggs.
     
  5. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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  6. WilsonFarm

    WilsonFarm Out Of The Brooder

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    Thanks so much! She does look quite like a RI white, I hadn't heard of that breed before. Whatever she is, she's friendly and healthy and I can't wait to see how she lays! ;)
     
  7. WilsonFarm

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    Thank you! I know mixes are hard to decipher, but nobody's laying yet and I'm so excited to see how these eggs will be! Your suggestions are appreciated. ;)
     
  8. Peep-Chicken

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    You welcome. :)
     
  9. mymilliefleur

    mymilliefleur Keeper of the Flock

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    I agree with Donrae, she does looks like she has some recessive barring in her. What ever she is, she sure is pretty!
     
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