Any ideas on what these girls are????

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by Sasgirl, Apr 25, 2016.

  1. Sasgirl

    Sasgirl Out Of The Brooder

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    [​IMG][/IMG]They are getting darker as they get older
     
  2. Pyxis

    Pyxis Hatchaholic Extrordinaire and Team Tube Feeding XO

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    My vote would be red sex link.
     
  3. Farrier

    Farrier Chillin' With My Peeps

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  4. Sasgirl

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    [​IMG]current photo of two of the girs
     
  5. Sasgirl

    Sasgirl Out Of The Brooder

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    We got them from tractor supply and was told they were white egg layers, supposedly leghorns. They are the sweetest girls. The darkest one walked over to my husband and just jumped up on him and laid down on his arm. So full of personality.
     
  6. Pyxis

    Pyxis Hatchaholic Extrordinaire and Team Tube Feeding XO

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    I think they were mistaken. Sadly most employees at TSC have no idea what they're talking about when it comes to chickens. They will lay large brown eggs for you and will be excellent producers for their first two years.
     
  7. junebuggena

    junebuggena Chicken Obsessed

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    TSC strikes again! At least this time, those are for sure pullets and not red sexlink cockerels...
     
  8. Sasgirl

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    It'supsetting that they can have such health problems because they are absolute jewels. Thanks for the help. I submitted a current pic, but it hasn't posted yet.
     
  9. Chicken Girl1

    Chicken Girl1 Queen of the Coop

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    Red sex-link pullets, I've had them for over 3 years and I haven't ever had any health problems with them.
     
  10. ChickenLover200

    ChickenLover200 Overrun With Chickens

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    I'll be in the barn!
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