Golden Comet or Red Star?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by AlexCecile, May 14, 2016.

  1. AlexCecile

    AlexCecile Out Of The Brooder

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    We bought this hen in the assorted breeds bin at a local store and are wondering what breed she is. Our best guess is a Golden Comet or Red Star. Any ideas?[​IMG][/IMG]
     
  2. AlexCecile

    AlexCecile Out Of The Brooder

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    Here is a close up of Kiwi's head too.[​IMG]
     
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  3. junebuggena

    junebuggena Chicken Obsessed

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    Hatchery quality New Hampshire.
     
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    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    agree
     
  5. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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    Agree she's a New Hampshire.

    Comets and Stars are both red sex links. As a rule, those hens have the same base color as your girl, but white tips and tails. Your hen has black in her tail, and likely around her neck in places. That means New Hampshire.
     
  6. AlexCecile

    AlexCecile Out Of The Brooder

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    Thanks! We were confused by her white feathers on her back. Thanks for explaining!
     

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