EEs, Banties, unknown... Picture overload!

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by srpaint, May 23, 2011.

  1. srpaint

    srpaint Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I am learning about EEs. Is there anyway to guess what breeds they came from? Thinking I have a pullet and a roo. But really not sure. They both are about 5 weeks old. Both have next to nothing for a comb. I am guessing they will have straight combs as it kinda looks like the have a straight ridge going on. Does this mean I will not get colored eggs?

    This one has dark dark legs. Almost black legs. Pullet?

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    And the second one. She has yellow legs with just a touch of dark color over parts. Roo?

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    This one is about 4 1/2 weeks. I think she was in a pullet bin but I don't remember. What breed is she?
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    Wondering about this girl too. She is 8 weeks old. The one on the left. Not sure if you can tell breed from the picture or not. The one on the right should be a sussex.

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    And last my banties. I think these 3 are pullets. I have 2 that I know are roos. They have big combs. Wondering breed. all 3 have a greenish blue kinda colored legs. They are about 5 1/2 weeks old

    This one has almost no comb. Only a few little "bumps".
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    This one has what I think is a peacomb. She is lighter then the other banties. Size wise looks the same but is lighter when you pick it up. The feathers also seem to be shaped different.
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    And last this one. Again next to no comb. And is the same weight as the first banty.

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    Thanks ahead of time for everyone input!!
     
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  2. pdsavage

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    The last 2 are silver and golden sebright
     
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  3. sheila3935

    sheila3935 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Your first one looks like a black australorp I dont see any muff so I dont think EE the second looks like maybe silver laced wyandotte. The third looks lik a sex link and the bantams gold and silver sebrights.The one next to the speckled sussex could be production red. I really dont see any boys on your LF yet. On the bantams the 3rd pic looks boy
     
  4. Pele

    Pele Chillin' With My Peeps

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    The red one from the pullet bin is a cute little red/gold sex-link. They are very docile and quiet, and lay eggs like it's going to save the universe from ending.

    Grats! I love mine, even if they're a bit bird-brained [​IMG]
     
  5. suzeqf

    suzeqf Chillin' With My Peeps

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    not sure what the bigger ones are one looks like my production red girls and the last 3 are sebrights 2 goldens and a silver
     
  6. srpaint

    srpaint Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Thanks everyone!
     
  7. srpaint

    srpaint Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I sure hope the first 2 produce some form of colored eggs. I they where sold to me as EEs. I can kinda see a muff. But I am pretty new to this. If I read right I want to try and find something a peacomb and muffs.

    Also, on my banties. I was read that males have the rose/pea comb. I can't remember which it was. So does that mean the one that has that comb is a roo?

    Also, what does LF mean?
     

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