Are these really Brahmas?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by NancysChickens, Apr 24, 2016.

  1. NancysChickens

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    I got six of these chicks at Tractor Supply and they are supposed to be Buff Brahmas but there are no feathered legs on any of them and one or two of them almost look like the feathers are some what frizzled. Anyone know what these guys are if they are not really Brahmas?

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  2. Chicken Girl1

    Chicken Girl1 Stuck back in the 40s Premium Member

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    That is not a Brahma, thought I'm not sure what breed it actually is. Could you get some better pictures??
     
  3. Huggerlady

    Huggerlady Out Of The Brooder

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    I am no expert but to me she looks like a Buff Orpington. Hope that's not awful news because they are mighty fine birds.
     
  4. NancysChickens

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    Here is another pic,

    I am starting to think Buff Orpingtons as well (not a bad thing) I just thought I was getting Brahmas.
     
  5. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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    They're buff Orpingtons.
     
  6. NancysChickens

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    Yep, that's what I was thinking too with no leg feathers showing up. Stupid Tractor Supply [​IMG] , it would be nice if they knew what they were actually selling. Oh well, they are really nice birds and they will be a good addition to the flock.
    Thanks for the input.
     
  7. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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    Yeah, I think TSC should just list all their chick bins as "mystery chicks"...it would be far more accurate [​IMG]
     
  8. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    I'll drink (coke) to that !!
     

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