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Can anyone help me ID this chicken breed and approximate age of the hen ?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by NinaK, Sep 28, 2015.

  1. NinaK

    NinaK Hatching

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    Can anyone help me ID this chicken breed and approximate age of the hen ? I got it from someone so I am not sure what breed or how old she might be.


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  2. Serenity06

    Serenity06 Chirping

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    I don't know of any breeds with that coloration, and size so I'm gonna go with mixed breed. Maybe with leghorn. She's at least 2 years old. If she lays regularly then go with 2-3.
     
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  3. NinaK

    NinaK Hatching

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    We just got her and she is currently still molting so I can't tell if she is laying or not.
     
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  4. Toddrick

    Toddrick Songster

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    Those are very long waddles for a hen, so I suspect that means she is more than a few years old. Probably a mixed breed I guess, because of how patchy the coloring is.
     
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  5. oldhenlikesdogs

    oldhenlikesdogs Chicken tender Premium Member

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    The older they get the more the legs thicken and the scales are more pronounced, I'm guessing your girl is fairly old at least three, probably a bit older, looks like a leghorn cross, maybe with Wyandotte.
     
  6. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

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    Leghorn cross pullet.
     
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  7. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Out to pasture
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  8. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Crowing

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    Mixed breed, probably at least two years old.
     

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