Breed of chick

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by carmen chicks, Sep 4, 2011.

  1. carmen chicks

    carmen chicks Out Of The Brooder

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    What breed is this chick ???

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  2. carmen chicks

    carmen chicks Out Of The Brooder

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    sorry i forgot to say she is 4 weeks old, someone said it could be a rir, but i have other rir's and they are completey different, so please help.
     
  3. EMAW

    EMAW Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Looks like it might be a Speckled Sussex.
     
  4. carmen chicks

    carmen chicks Out Of The Brooder

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    Thanks EMAW, if it is a speckled sussex it will look good
     
  5. mstrrlm

    mstrrlm Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I think SS as well
     
  6. NovaAman

    NovaAman Overrun With Chickens

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  7. Brandon97

    Brandon97 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    RIR, chicks look like that, they loose the speckled bits in a few months, like mine did, all 8 of my RIR cockerels were like this
     
  8. becky3086

    becky3086 Crested Crazy

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    This is true but that one does have kind of a lot of white even for a RIR and I think mine had lost the white before they got that big. I could be wrong though, it is hard to tell size in pictures.
     
  9. carmen chicks

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    thanks for all the posts, i think its a speckled suusex because it is very similar to a speckled sussex hen.
     

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