can you tell what breed these chicks are??

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by 4wdingman, Nov 2, 2009.

  1. 4wdingman

    4wdingman Out Of The Brooder

    Oct 31, 2009
    is it too early to tell what breed these chicks are?? thanks

  2. Mahonri

    Mahonri Urban Desert Chicken Enthusiast Premium Member

    May 14, 2008
    North Phoenix
    My Coop
  3. Bantimna

    Bantimna Chillin' With My Peeps

    Sep 29, 2009
    South Africa
    I think its a bit too early to tell but I would guess something with black?
  4. gumpsgirl

    gumpsgirl Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

    Mar 25, 2008
    I agree that it is still to early to tell. Many chicks look alike when they are just hatched babies. You will probably have to wait until they feather out a bit more before you will be able to tell for sure. The do have grey legs, so that should be able to give someone a pretty good hint as to what they are though. [​IMG]
  5. Kim_NC

    Kim_NC Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 27, 2009
    Mt Airy, NC
    Agree, too early to tell. But they sure are CUTE! I have 42 eggs in the Hovabator and 25 hatchery chicks ordered to add to them. Can't wait til the little cuties all arrive (Nov 13-18).

    Congrats on your babies. Where did you get them?
  6. M To The Maxx

    M To The Maxx Baseball+Girls=Life

    Jul 24, 2009
    To early to tell. My guesses are Barred Rocks, Austrolorps, or Jersey Giants. Those are the most likely breeds.
  7. 4wdingman

    4wdingman Out Of The Brooder

    Oct 31, 2009
    i got them from the local product shop,I got these to replace my old isabrowns.
    The chicks legs are black and the bottoms of there feet are mostly black with abit of white/lighter black.

    Last edited: Nov 2, 2009
  8. wordgirl

    wordgirl One of the Shire-folk

    Apr 14, 2009
    Do they have a spot of white under their chins?
  9. wohneli

    wohneli Chillin' With My Peeps

    Oct 6, 2008
    Quote:I don't think they can be Rocks b/c they have dark legs and no white stuff on top of the head.
  10. wordgirl

    wordgirl One of the Shire-folk

    Apr 14, 2009
    Quote:Not to argue, but both Aussies and Jersey Giants have more white/cream/yellow on them than these chicks (at least, as far as I can see). And BR should have a dot on their heads, along with the white parts. IF they have a white spot on their throats, my guess would be Black Sex Links.

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