big question's ---roo---hen's ???

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by old geezer, May 30, 2011.

  1. old geezer

    old geezer Chillin' With My Peeps

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    my suzzex hatched some eggs given to me by a farmer up the road who has only rhode island reds--he says he gets baby chicks from the local agway store ----7 of the 8 eggs have hatched so far---i have 2 dark mahogany colored chicks , and 5 sorta yellowish with white specks and white streaks---"""""""" could he be mistaken and have red sex links ???????????i have read on byc that sex link hens and roo could be identified by their color---if so---what do i have ???????????[​IMG].
     
  2. flnatv

    flnatv Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I believe you can only tell at hatch with first generation chicks...
    Try posting some pics and maybe someone can help [​IMG]
     
  3. cmom

    cmom Hilltop Farm

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    Quote:Can you post some pictures???
     

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