Breed Suggestions Please

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by Melodyschkns, Feb 23, 2015.

  1. Melodyschkns

    Melodyschkns Out Of The Brooder

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    [​IMG][​IMG][/IMG][​IMG][​IMG][​IMG] We purchased these birds from Tractor Supply Store at first they were labled Ameraucanas Straight Run but they had customer complain saying the hens didn't produce the Easter Eggs so they were told to remove the sign. Were hoping we picked 4 females by doing the old wives tale trick but if not it will be Ok. Any suggestions greatly appreciated!!!!
     
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  2. familyfarm1

    familyfarm1 Overrun With Chickens

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    To young to tell accurately what gender.
     
  3. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Overrun With Chickens

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    There are a lot of black breeds that looks similar as chicks. Based on their popularity, though, I'm leaning towards your chicks being Black Australorps.

    As for gender, I'd recommend posting some photos of them when they're about 8 weeks old. By then, we should be able to help sex them by appearance.
     
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  4. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Overrun With Chickens

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    Agreed.
     
  5. Melodyschkns

    Melodyschkns Out Of The Brooder

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    My baby chicks were Astrolorps. My hen[​IMG] My Roo[​IMG]
     
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  6. Rhodebar Lover

    Rhodebar Lover Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Thanks for updating :)
     

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