Dominique and Barred Plymouth Rocks...

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by suzyq53511, Jun 17, 2010.

  1. suzyq53511

    suzyq53511 Drowning in Chickens!

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    I have chicks of both kinds and the same age, how do i tell them apart?
     
  2. Gallusfarm

    Gallusfarm Songster

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    How old are they? The best way to tell when young is the comb. The Dominiques have a rose comb, it will be broad and flat. Sometimes they are mostly smooth, or there may be tiny bumps. The Barred Rock will have a single comb - with a single defined ridge in the center.
     

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