Are isa browns sex links?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by juliemarie, Apr 7, 2016.

  1. juliemarie

    juliemarie Out Of The Brooder

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    Are all isa brown chicks sex links? Are all brown chicks pullets?
     
  2. Ol Grey Mare

    Ol Grey Mare One egg shy of a full carton. ..... Premium Member

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    Yes, true ISA Browns are sex links and males are white and females are red/brown -- if the chicks are hatchery sourced or purchased from a retail store (which sourced from a hatchery) you will have sex links........if you see someone selling them as chicks they hatched themselves it is a good idea to ask what parent breeds they used as some folks think putting an ISA rooster over ISA hens means you have ISA chicks, and that is not the case as the sex linkage is first generation only.
     
  3. drumstick diva

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