Breed and Gender ideas?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by Alaskanhens, Aug 1, 2014.

  1. Alaskanhens

    Alaskanhens Hatching

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    We have been wondering about this "gal" from the start. She's slightly bigger than the rest, and her neck feathers are much fuller... though her temperament is fairly similar, she sticks with the flock, etc. Her voice does sound slightly different but I haven't heard any real crowing attempts. We think they are around 10 weeks old, and I'm itching to know if she's really a girl or not! Also, any breed ideas? Her "ear" area has recently turned sort of greenish

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    I'm pretty convinced the three white ones are leghorns, and that smaller gray one in the background I have no CLUE!
    Thanks for your opinions :)
     
  2. DUCKOBSESSED

    DUCKOBSESSED Songster

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    I would say she is an EE. She looks like my hens but i am not sure on gender.
     
  3. AtlantisPeeps

    AtlantisPeeps Songster

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    Definitely NOT an EE. EEs have green slate legs. This to me looks like a welsummer. Not sure on gender.
     
  4. DUCKOBSESSED

    DUCKOBSESSED Songster

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    If they come from a hatchery they can often have yellow legs. Half of mine do.
     
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  5. Kelsie2290

    Kelsie2290 Free Ranging Premium Member

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    Is that a rose comb? Looks a lot like a Rose Comb Brown Leghorn.
     
  6. Sunshine0235

    Sunshine0235 Songster

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    x2
     
  7. Chris09

    Chris09 Circle (M) Ranch

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    Shes a Light Brown Leghorn.
     
  8. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Crowing

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    The majority of EEs have green slate legs, but not all of them. However, I agree with you that it's not an EE.
     
  9. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Crowing

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    X4 on Rose Comb Brown Leghorn.
     
  10. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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    x5 on the rose comb brown Leghorn. Her earlobes will get larger and white, and she'll lay tons of nice white eggs. She's definitely a pullet, roosters have a different color, more like the classic Kellogg's rooster.
     

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