Barred Rock/ EE mix chick

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by Solsken Farm, Jun 3, 2008.

  1. We have 7 new chicks and I keep taking pictures of this little one. The markings around his eyes are so pretty. His little puffy cheeks are so cute! I just love him/her.



    Okay. What do you think he/she will look like? Any idea of sex? I am thinking male based on BR guidelines, but who the heck knows.
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  2. Cuban Longtails

    Cuban Longtails Flock Mistress

    Sep 20, 2007
    Northeast Texas
    Was the daddy the barred rock or the hen?

    I have some barred rock/ee as well, my rooster is the barred rock. [​IMG] It's much harder to tell the sex until they get older if that's the case.
  3. Yep the dad is the BR. Any idea what he might look like?
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  4. speckledhen

    speckledhen Intentional Solitude

    I have one myself. Her name is Panda. I think your baby will look very much like a slightly more slender Barred Rock with a beard.
  5. Thanks very much. If they would only stay little til their carters wore out....[​IMG]
  6. Grindlefamily

    Grindlefamily Songster

    Mar 30, 2008
    Fairfield, ME
    OH I'm so glad to see picks of my babies! That one is so cute!

  7. Suess hens

    Suess hens Songster

    May 4, 2008
    Altadena, CA
    you can totally see the EE in the eyes...those are anazing eyes. very cute little one!

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