Breed and Gender

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by cheslinnl, Nov 10, 2015.

  1. cheslinnl

    cheslinnl New Egg

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    I got these 4/5 week old chicks from a friend and have no idea what breed and gender they are, I'm hoping for hens. Any guesses?

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  2. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Chicken Obsessed

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    They're too young to be certain but I'm thinking Black Australorp cockerel on the black chick and Light Sussex pullet (due to the bare pink legs) on the white chick with the black on the wings.
     
    Last edited: Nov 10, 2015
  3. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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    My thoughts exactly.
     
  4. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    me too
     
  5. rebrascora

    rebrascora Chillin' With My Peeps

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    The shanks on the white one are very thick so I'm going to be pessimistic and predict 2 cockerels..... but that's really just a gut feeling and definitely too young to tell for sure at the moment. Hope I am wrong for your sake.
     
  6. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Overrun With Chickens

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    I agree.
     
  7. sisq

    sisq Out Of The Brooder

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    Their legs are so long. Possible modern game?
     
  8. BirdHead

    BirdHead Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Those are close and I agree on the austrlop and Sussex but they could be as well crosses too young to tell
     

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