Breed help

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by dkmorrow, Mar 24, 2017.

  1. dkmorrow

    dkmorrow Out Of The Brooder

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    What breed is the chick with the V marking on the head?

    Thanks


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  2. PD-Riverman

    PD-Riverman Overrun With Chickens

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    So many possibilities at that age---I have had Rhode Island Reds with that markings. What are the other chicks?
     
  3. SueT

    SueT Overrun With Chickens

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    My speckled Sussex looked very similar to that....
     
  4. dkmorrow

    dkmorrow Out Of The Brooder

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    The others are RIR. The feathers look different to me. It also has a back line on the side of the face through the eyes.
     
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  5. dkmorrow

    dkmorrow Out Of The Brooder

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    I think we have a winner. I just looked up a speckled Sussex chick and it's a dead ringer. Thanks SueT!
     
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  6. SueT

    SueT Overrun With Chickens

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    Here's my S Sussex as a baby. As yours it gets its feathers, you should be able to tell for sure.
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  7. dkmorrow

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    I'm excited. They sure are pretty birds. Do you have a picture of her now?
     
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  8. SueT

    SueT Overrun With Chickens

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    well, here she w her Barred Rock sister at 6 mo. (3 mo ago) BTW, your chick might also be a Welsummer. Look up images for Welsummer chicks.
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  9. BantamLover21

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    Could be a Speckled Sussex, Welsummer, Brown Leghorn, etc. We'll have a better idea when it is older.
     
  10. Hillaire

    Hillaire Chillin' With My Peeps

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    could be a SS I actually have a bantam ss that I wasn't sure what it was and after this post I did some research and am sure mine is as well
     

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