Black Sex Link??

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by jessied1227, Aug 26, 2007.

  1. jessied1227

    jessied1227 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Here is a pic of my favorite hen, Amnesty. I know, bizarre name, but that's what I get for promising my 14 year old niece should could name a chicken when they came up from GA to visit. :
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    Is she a black sex link, or a plain old mutt? Either way, she's my favorite. She's the sweetest of all the hens and runs for scritches when she see me. [​IMG]

    Thanks-
    Jess
     
  2. Standard Hen

    Standard Hen Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 17, 2007
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    She kind of looks like a mutt to me and the back of her does look like a sex-link. I have had quite a few and they never had that white going on with the chest area. She is cute, I love mutts if in fact that is what she is. They always have the neatest coloring!
     
  3. Enchanted Sunrise Farms

    Enchanted Sunrise Farms Overrun With Chickens

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    Beautiful purpley green sheen to her black feathers! Sorry i'm not familiar with her breed. But she is lovely.
     
  4. jessied1227

    jessied1227 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Well, she was sold to me as an Australorpe, and I know she's not one of those. I didn't when I got her as a chick, but she hasn't got the coloring right for it.

    I'm okay with the mutt thing, lol. I was just wondering if there was a name out there for her kind of mutt.

    Thanks-
    Jess
     

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