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Can you feather sex any of these breeds?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by Jetblack2004, Mar 21, 2016.

  1. Jetblack2004

    Jetblack2004 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    As the title say:

    Australorp
    Barnevelder
    Dorking
    Leghorn
    Lincolnshire buff
    Orpinton
    Rhode island red
    Light sussex
    Wyandotte
    New Hampshire red
    Welsummer
    Marans
     
  2. Ridgerunner

    Ridgerunner Chicken Obsessed

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    No. You cannot feather sex breeds.

    If you read the first post in this thread you get a good explanation of how feather-sexing works and a chart showing some breeds you can cross to feather-sex. The chart is towards the end of that first post.

    Tadkerson’s Sex Link Thread
    https://www.backyardchickens.com/forum/viewtopic.php?id=261208
     
  3. Jetblack2004

    Jetblack2004 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Thanks for the link
     

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