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Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by dramir6, Jun 28, 2016.

  1. dramir6

    dramir6 Hatching

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    Hello everyone, my name is David, Im from Chicago, Illinois. I recently acquired a hen and rooster from a family friend.[​IMG]I've been running to this site for the last 3 weeks for all kinds of info on raising chickens. This site has been a tremendous help. So I decided to sign up for the group. Attached is a pic of my chickens. Any idea what breed they may be??
     

  2. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member

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    Hi, David, welcome to BYC. The hen is a red sex link, and the rooster may be a black copper maran.
     
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  3. dramir6

    dramir6 Hatching

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    I googled both breeds and they look spot on! Thanks
     
  4. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Flockless Premium Member

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    Hi David and welcome to BYC. Glad that Sourland has been able to help you out.

    Best wishes
    Ct
     
  5. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Agree with Sourland, he really knows his stuff. Beautiful roo. I lived in Chicago for the first 22 years of my life and never knew they allowed chickens. Maybe they didn't way back when, I am 68.
     
  6. sumi

    sumi Égalité Staff Member

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    Welcome to BYC [​IMG] Glad you joined us!
     
  7. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! I'm glad you joined us! :)
     

  8. BuffOrpington88

    BuffOrpington88 Non-Stop

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    Welcome to BYC! Thanks for joining us! [​IMG]
     

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