Help Identifying breed.

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by citygirlfarmer3, Jan 31, 2017.

  1. citygirlfarmer3

    citygirlfarmer3 Out Of The Brooder

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    We had males added for warmth to our order and my granddaughters want to know what breed they are. The tips of their beaks are red (except for one -- they are hoping that means she is a girl) and they all have dark brown spots on their heads. Ideal said Production Reds but none of the baby chick pictures I have found have the dark brown spot on the baby chick's head. Thank you. Becky In AR[​IMG]

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  2. SunHwaKwon

    SunHwaKwon Overrun With Chickens

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    I wonder if that is actually dye they put on when they marked the males to set aside to be packing peanuts...
     
  3. Gray Farms

    Gray Farms Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Production Red cockerels. They mark the heads at the hatchery to identify them as males.
     
  4. citygirlfarmer3

    citygirlfarmer3 Out Of The Brooder

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    Thank you. Guess we will wait and see if the red tips fade and the dark brown spots also fade. Becky
     
  5. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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    This.
     
  6. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Overrun With Chickens

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    Agreed
     
  7. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    agree also
     

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