Can anyone help me figure out the breed of these chicks?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by Poultry parent, Jun 6, 2016.

  1. Poultry parent

    Poultry parent Chillin' With My Peeps

    So a month or two ago I rescued 2 chicks from a daycare center, at that time they were around 4-5 weeks old

    I don't know for sure what breed they are or wether they are Roos or hens, any help would be very helpful

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    They aren't the best pictures I know, I think the black one is a barred rock? Hen?
    The brown one I think might be a mix and I have no idea if it's a roo or hen
     
  2. QueenMisha

    QueenMisha Queen of the Coop

    Both are hens. Closer pictures would be better, but the barred is either a Plymouth Rock, a Dominique, or a Cuckoo Marans. Rose comb means Dom, whereas single comb indicates Plymouth Rock or Marans. The brown is most likely a beardless Easter Egger, based on those willow/slate(?) legs.
     
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  3. Poultry parent

    Poultry parent Chillin' With My Peeps

    The black one does have a rose comb i think it's still kinda small, and the brown one does have dark/greenish legs. I will get some better pictures in a few days. Thanks for the input! :)

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    This is a photo of them from about a month ago
     
    Last edited: Jun 8, 2016

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