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Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by ThePRfan, Jan 21, 2015.

  1. ThePRfan

    ThePRfan Songster

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    This is on going.
    She is a dark colorec red hen,but lays a buff Orpington colored egg.
    I'm thinking the Red sexlink (original).

    She isn't very bossy,of course birds are dying,so soon she will be at the end once more.
    Her attitude has straightened up,and she is being bossed with new attitude..

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  2. ThePRfan

    ThePRfan Songster

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    Oops pic of dog is accident,and also the birds has one white feather,almost positive red. Sexlink
     
  3. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Crowing

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    If your hen has only one white feather, I think its a Production Red rather than a Red Sex Link which normally a large number of white feathers in the tail area and white underfluff. I can't see her tail in the pic, but what I can see of her makes me think Production Red as well. She should be an excellent layer. :eek:)
     
  4. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Crowing

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    P.S. Because of the addition of White Leghorn blood in their background to increase egg production, Production Reds will occasionally get a white feather or two that bleeds through.
     
  5. ThePRfan

    ThePRfan Songster

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    I have heard from a chick.I just was wondering...
     
  6. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Crowing

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    I think that she's a Production Red.
     
  7. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted

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    Agree on production red/ cherry Egger.
     
  8. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Crowing

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