Help! Breed and gender

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by chrisjcopley, Aug 17, 2016.

  1. chrisjcopley

    chrisjcopley New Egg

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    [​IMG]Bought these at a live auction and we're told they were hens. Anyone know the breed or gender?!?![​IMG]
     
    Last edited: Aug 18, 2016
  2. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member

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    [​IMG] The two barred birds are cockerels - perhaps black sex links. The reddish hen is a sex link, and in the second picture there may be a barred rock hen i9n the background.
     
  3. Mr Beaks

    Mr Beaks Chillin' With My Peeps

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    The barred birds are definitely NOT hens. The long pointy saddle feathers are a big giveaway.
     
  4. howfunkyisurchicken

    howfunkyisurchicken Overrun With Chickens

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    Agree.
     
  5. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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    The two black and white birds are mixed breed cockerels.
     
  6. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    I agree - they are so leggy - mixed breed
     
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    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

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