First Flock! What breed are my girls? We are dying to know!

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by McPhersonChicks, Aug 22, 2014.

  1. McPhersonChicks

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    This is our first flock of backyard chickens and it has been such a great experience to raise our 6 girls from baby chicks to hens now laying eggs! My only unfulfilled chicken wish is to know their breeds! I have attached a picture of each hen, they are 6 months old. Thanks everybody!

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  2. Rocky Rhodes

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    [​IMG]Welcome from Georgia!! #1 is a Silver Laced Wyondotte. #2 is a White Leghorn. #3 and #4 I am not sure about and # 5 looks like a Red Sex Link. I am sure someone else will know what 3 and 4 are. They are pretty girls!!
     
  3. FoxyChicken

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    1. Silver Laced Wyandotte

    2. white leghorn

    3. ??

    4. Barnvelder?

    5. Red sexlink

    Beautiful girls!
     
  4. Sunshine0235

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    3 is a black sex link

    4 might be a dark Cornish, looks like a pea comb
     
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  5. TaraBellaBirds

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    I agree with the others [​IMG]
    #1 is a SLW, #2 WLeghorn, #3 I thought maybe Barnvelder, #4 has the blocky 'pit bull' look of a Cornish, so gold-laced maybe? #5 is a lovely RSL
     
  6. fshinggrl

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    Am I the only one wondering where hen #6 is? [​IMG]
     
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  7. McPhersonChicks

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    We have two Leghorns lol thank you so much for all the replies!
     
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  8. TaraBellaBirds

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    Good catch! [​IMG] We were all too busy wondering what the heck #4 might be!!!
     
  9. Rocky Rhodes

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    I was assuming 2 of the six must be the same breed, just a guess though.[​IMG]
     
  10. Rocky Rhodes

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    And the answer came while I was typing.
     

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