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Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by FullMetalBatch, Feb 15, 2017.

  1. FullMetalBatch

    FullMetalBatch New Egg

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    Hello! I'm new to BYC and new to raising chickens! I've got 5 chicks that I've been trying to identify online but have special trouble with my black chicks as I can't find anything that looks just like them. Any help would be appreciated! [​IMG][/IMG][/IMG][/IMG]
     
  2. FullMetalBatch

    FullMetalBatch New Egg

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  3. FullMetalBatch

    FullMetalBatch New Egg

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    They're both ladies with black feet, black beaks, a little white on the tush, and neck and a single comb
     
  4. keesmom

    keesmom Overrun With Chickens

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    They could be black sex links.
     
  5. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    If you wait a few weeks it should be easier to identify their breed.
     
  6. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Overrun With Chickens

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    Agreed
     
  7. FullMetalBatch

    FullMetalBatch New Egg

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    Haha I suppose I have no other choice really do I? After looking at pictures of Black Sexlinks, I agree that that's what they look like :). We shall see for sure!
     
  8. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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    Probably black sex links.

    Where did you get them? What were they sold as?
     
  9. Ol Grey Mare

    Ol Grey Mare One egg shy of a full carton. ..... Premium Member

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    X 2 - the most likely answer is BSL, but knowing where they came from will help to narrow that as there are other types they *could* be but many of those are less likely to be found in farm stores, etc where many folks are picking up their chicks this time of year
     
  10. FullMetalBatch

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    I got them from Atwood's ranch and home and they were just sold as "pullets" no other information. [​IMG]‍♀️
     

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