Babies arrived! Stumped on breed of 1.

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by KimberleyJo, Oct 21, 2015.

  1. KimberleyJo

    KimberleyJo New Egg

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    This sweet little baby arrived today from the hatchery along with 40 baby Buff Orpingtons. I do not know what her breed is. She is just a little bit bigger than the BO's. She is absolutely beautiful! I didn't see any hairy feet on her. Was the best picture I could get of her.
     
  2. txhall3

    txhall3 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Not an expert but maybe a Barred Plymouth Rock? I have a BPR hen and she looked like that as a chick.
     
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  3. KimberleyJo

    KimberleyJo New Egg

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    No I don't think...not sure...but...the color on the top of her head is yellow not white.
     
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  4. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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    The spot on the head simply means the chick is barred. It can be yellow, cream or white, doesn't matter. A straight combed clean legged barred bird from a hatchery is going to be either a cuckoo Marans or a barred Rock....or a male black sex link. The light skin has me leaning towards Marans, but you'll know more at a few weeks old.
     
  5. KimberleyJo

    KimberleyJo New Egg

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    Okay thank you! Will keep an eye on her!
     
  6. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    That is the most precious chick - please hold that photo for the next BYC contest.
     
  7. KimberleyJo

    KimberleyJo New Egg

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  8. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Overrun With Chickens

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