any guesses?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by April Petroski, Oct 20, 2015.

  1. April Petroski

    April Petroski Out Of The Brooder

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    I am pretty sure the 4 are pullets and i have 1 that i know is a cockerel. I was told New Hampshires or buff orpingtons
     
  2. Sunshine0235

    Sunshine0235 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    New Hampshires

    Buffs are light gold colored
     
  3. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Chicken Obsessed

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    They're all Production Reds as they lack the profuse black tail feathers of heritage New Hampshires. However, due to their light color (closer to chestnut), they might have been marketed by a hatchery as New Hampshires. Since hatcheries are typically more concerned with egg production that they are in maintaining SOP standards, technically speaking, other than the shade of red, there is little or no difference between Production Reds and hatchery quality New Hampshires and hatchery quality Rhode Island Reds.
     
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    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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