Four month old yellow pullet, what breed?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by costello, Jan 17, 2015.

  1. costello

    costello Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I got this girl from the mixed bin at the farm store. What breed is she? I hope the pictures are adequate. It's the yellow bird I'm wondering about.

    Thanks.

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  2. keesmom

    keesmom Overrun With Chickens

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    Buff Orpington.
     
  3. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Overrun With Chickens

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    Looks like a Buff Orpington to me.
     
  4. Ravynscroft

    Ravynscroft For the Love of Duck Premium Member

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    Buff Orp
     
  5. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Overrun With Chickens

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    She's a Buff Orpington.
     
  6. costello

    costello Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Thanks, all. I was hoping it was a Buff Orpington. They're one of the breeds that go broody, right?
     
  7. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Overrun With Chickens

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    Yes, Buff Orpingtons do often go broody.
     
  8. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Overrun With Chickens

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    Yes, Buff Orpingtons do tend to go broody. However, broodiness varies with each individual bird, not just with breed.
     
  9. costello

    costello Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Yep, but at least the odds are better with her than with, say, the Rhode Island Reds I bought at the same time. I had two hens go broody in the fall, and now I'm hooked. In fact, she's one of the chicks I got at the farm store and put under one of my broodies last September. Hoping for more broodies.

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  10. matt44644

    matt44644 Chillin' With My Peeps

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