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BBR chicks gender?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by estheramelia, Feb 21, 2016.

  1. estheramelia

    estheramelia Out Of The Brooder

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    Hi, I'm looking to buy BBR chicks in early summer. I heard BBR males will have a more muddled pattern than females, and females will have an almost black outline around their patterns with dark "eyeliner" that extends to the neck. Can I use this method to tell the gender?
     
  2. XxMingirlxX

    XxMingirlxX Chillin' With My Peeps

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    What does BBR stand for?
     
  3. estheramelia

    estheramelia Out Of The Brooder

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    black breasted red
     
  4. junebuggena

    junebuggena Overrun With Chickens

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    Black Breasted Red is a color, not a breed. Some breeds, like Welsummers can be sexed by the 'eyeliner', but most can not. Like the name implies, males feather in black on the chest.
     
  5. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    agree
     

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