Breed help first time chicken owner

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by Oftwife03, Jun 26, 2016.

  1. Oftwife03

    Oftwife03 Out Of The Brooder

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    When we bought our chickens they didn't know what breed they were. We bought them at Atwoods. We bought 6 that were marked banded pullet and 4 that they just didn't know. Then got 13 more from a local feed store that were marked sexed pullets. We have no idea what any of them are.


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    I have 2 of these. They are about 5 months old. They are both laid their first eggs yesterday. Small brown ones.

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    Our rooster and a few of the others.


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    That is most of our 13 younger ones. They are about 2 to 3 months.

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    The one in the front is "Pretty Girl". She is the only one we ended up getting like her. She was one of the banded ones. She's 5 months.

    I can't get the other pics to upload here I will try in the comments.
     
  2. sunflour

    sunflour Flock Master Premium Member Project Manager

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    I'm not really a lot of help with breed ID, but Pretty Girl looks a lot like my BR's at that age. Hope she is a BR - they are so lovable.
     
  3. Oftwife03

    Oftwife03 Out Of The Brooder

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    She is really sweet. She doesn't really like to be touched but she likes to be close to you.
     
  4. junebuggena

    junebuggena Chicken Obsessed

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    The white ones look like Cornish Cross. The reds are Production Reds. The solid blacks look like Jersey Giants. The ones that are black with gold through the head/neck/chest are black sexlinks. The rooster looks like an Asia Black. And Pretty Girl is a Barred Rock.
     
  5. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Out to pasture
    I'll agree to that
     
  6. Oftwife03

    Oftwife03 Out Of The Brooder

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    Thank you. I am still learning about all of them. I have wanted chickens a long time and finally had the chance to get them. I have really enjoyed them so far. So have our kids. They are really excited now that we got our first eggs. Lol
     

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