HELP?!? Buff Orp or NH how can i tell??

ACTWESTWING

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My New Hampshire and Buff Orpington Eggs are Hatching!!! Only problem is I dont know how to tell them apart!!!
Any Ideas on how I can tell?!?

Please and Thank You!!
 

3riverschick

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My New Hampshire and Buff Orpington Eggs are Hatching!!! Only problem is I dont know how to tell them apart!!!
Any Ideas on how I can tell?!?

Please and Thank You!!
New Hampshire is a Black-Tailed Red:
eWh/eWh s+/s+ Ar+/Ar+ Di/Di Mh/Mh Ml/Ml

That I can see,there is no Ml in Buff Orpington .
Your NH should have a slight reddish cast to the chicks. I think they will be darker than the BO.
Best,
Karen in western PA, USA
 

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