Chick Identification Please... Post pictures..

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by texascowboy1979, Mar 3, 2011.

  1. texascowboy1979

    texascowboy1979 Chillin' With My Peeps

    So I ordered some chicks..

    Cochins of various colors
    White faced black spanish
    and salmon faverolles

    I know what the Cochin Chicks look like
    I know what the White Faced Black Spanish look like..
    but I dont know what the Salmon Faverolles looks like.

    It should be as simple process of eimilination, but I got 21 extra free chicks... So Im at a loss.

    what do salmon faverolles chicks look like. Plese post a picture. Here is a picture of what Im led to belive are the salmon faverolles.. Ideas and thoughts?

    Are these salmon faverolles?

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    Here is a picture of all the chicks..
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  2. Illia

    Illia Crazy for Colors

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    Salmon Faverolles chicks are solid yellow, have feathered legs, and five toes. [​IMG]


    All those reddish ones are Golden Campines.
     
  3. texascowboy1979

    texascowboy1979 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Well, the 21 yellow chicks I got dont have a 5th toe or feathers on the leg... I guess they made a mistake? Im confused.... the cochin and white faced black spanish order part was right.
     
  4. jnkir7

    jnkir7 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    where did you get your chicks every time i try to order they say i have to order more chicks
     
  5. texascowboy1979

    texascowboy1979 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Quote:I got my chicks from Purely Poultry... The research I did says that salmon faverolle are yellowish chicks with a fith toe and feathered legs... and I dont have anything that fits that discription...
     
  6. bethandjoeync

    bethandjoeync Chillin' With My Peeps

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    the mystery chicks could be speckled sussex maybe
     
  7. Kaitie09

    Kaitie09 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    they are pretty easy to recognize.

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    P.S. If you go to mypetchicken.com, they have chick pictures for all of the breeds.

    The two dark ones look like they might be Golden Laced Wyandottes, and I saw at least one Australorp or Black Jersey Giant in the those pictures.
     
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  8. texascowboy1979

    texascowboy1979 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Thats the chick what I saw too for my Salmons.. but nope. Not one yellow chick looks like that... All the yellow chicks, with the exception of 1 White Cochin, are all Standared yellow chicks with no feathers on the leg and 4 toes...

    I emailed the company last night... so If I dont hear from them by lunch... Im calling.

    Its not that I dont want the yellow chicks or the Mystry chicks which by the way are MEGA adorable.... but I really wanted the Salmons...
     
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  9. Cowgirl71

    Cowgirl71 Chillin' With My Peeps

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  10. texascowboy1979

    texascowboy1979 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Quote:RIGHT, THats exactly what they look like... I wonder.. i guess Ill have to wait a few weeks for feathers to see what they are exactly..

    IF they are nice chickens like the Egyptians then I can leave them loose to run the farm. All my other chickens are in breeding pens.. and I have 2 spare breeding pens, one for the White FAced Black spanish and one for the Salmons....

    And I ordered 3.8 Samlons and I got 0.0.11 of the mystry chicks. plus 0.0.21 yellow chicks
     
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