can anyone tel me the breeds of these chickens

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by maddogVince, Sep 5, 2013.

  1. maddogVince

    maddogVince New Egg

    Aug 19, 2013
    Hernando, Florida
    I bought 6 hens a week or so ago 1 is a 3 month old little golden buff? 3 are 6 months old they are taller black ones, even black legs and feet
    and 2 of these reddish ones.

    Can any one tell me what kind they think they are.

    I am also keeping them separated form 2 older chickens and was wondering how long you would think I need to keep them apart

    Thanks for your help

  2. ramirezframing

    ramirezframing Overrun With Chickens

    Mar 2, 2011
    Knee Deep
    Pictures would help. Sounds like a buff orpington, rirs, red sexlinks or production reds, the blacks might be australorps or jersey giants what color are the feet bottoms?
    If they came from a different place then the 2 older hens you need to keep them apart for at least a month if not more. How much older are these other 2 hens? If these 2 older hens are egg laying age than keep them apart for more than a month. Feed/ handle the older birds first, do the younger ones last. Read up on quarantine on here. Good luck
  3. WalkingOnSunshine

    WalkingOnSunshine Overrun With Chickens

    Apr 8, 2008

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