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Hello! I need help please.

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by Jg9380, Oct 27, 2015.

  1. Jg9380

    Jg9380 New Egg

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    I am new to incubating chicks. I recently had 5 hatch. Can someone please help me figure out what breeds these may be? Thank you!!![​IMG]
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  2. NickyKnack

    NickyKnack Love is Silkie soft! Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC and the coop! There's a lot of great peeps here! Feel free to ask lots of questions. But most of all, make yourself at home. I'm so glad you decided to joined the BYC family. I look forward to seeing you around BYC. The bottom picture looks like a red sexlink. The top, I'm not sure. Good luck with identifying them. :)
     
  3. Jg9380

    Jg9380 New Egg

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    How can I tell if this is going to be a hen or rooster or is there a way to tell?
     
  4. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life Water Under the Bridge Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! I'm glad you joined us! :)
     
  5. Loveschickens28

    Loveschickens28 Out Of The Brooder

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    easter eggers thats wht mine looked like when they were babies
     
  6. Jg9380

    Jg9380 New Egg

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    Thank you
     
  7. Jg9380

    Jg9380 New Egg

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    Thank you...All of my eggs that hatched were white except one blue one.
     
  8. Loveschickens28

    Loveschickens28 Out Of The Brooder

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    your welcome
     
  9. N F C

    N F C Home in WY Premium Member

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    I think it will be easier to tell the breed once they are a little older, maybe around 4 weeks old. Then you can post pictures of them here:
    https://www.backyardchickens.com/f/15/what-breed-or-gender-is-this
    Don't forget to read the picture guidelines so you'll know what is needed to accurately identify them.

    Have fun with the chicks!
     
  10. trailrider330

    trailrider330 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Welcome to the BYC flock! We are glad you joined us!

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    Can you give us a clue of what breeds might be possible from the eggs you set? Unless you have sexlink chicks, it is going to be rather difficult to tell gender at this stage of the game.
     

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