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Black chicken ID

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by Molissa70, Jul 27, 2014.

  1. Molissa70

    Molissa70 Hatching

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    [​IMG] bought a few black chickens at Atwoods and not sure what breed they are.. They have long legs, are light weight, have green and purple coloring in the sunlight, and look gamey.. Can someone help me identify the breed?
     
  2. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Crowing

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    Welcome to BYC! Glad you decided to join our flock. Your chickens appear to be Black Pit Game Chickens. Good luck with your flock.
     
  3. Mountain Peeps

    Mountain Peeps Change is inevitable, like the seasons Premium Member

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    Kelsie2290 Free Ranging Premium Member

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  5. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Crowing

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    They could be Black Shamos. Black Shamos and Black Pits look an awful lot alike. Shamos usually have yellow legs, but not always and with hatchery birds, who knows?
     
  6. TwoCrows

    TwoCrows Bird is the Word Staff Member Premium Member 7 Years

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    Hello there and welcome to BYC! [​IMG]

    Pretty birds what ever their breed. Definitely post this pic in our What Breed section of the forums for more help. :)
     
  7. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member 8 Years

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    Glad you joined the flock.
     
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