Help in telling what breed my new chicks are

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by foamyownsyou, Feb 15, 2014.

  1. foamyownsyou

    foamyownsyou Out Of The Brooder

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    Hello I just picked up two chicks from my grandma who raises them ( she lives in Texas ) and I want to know what breed they are please help my grandma didn't tell me to surprise me I know they are both female [​IMG]


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  2. SilkiesForEver

    SilkiesForEver Overrun With Chickens

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    They are most likely a Barred rock and a Production red..... but how did your grandma know they were female? Hm... maybe they're Sex-links.
     
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  3. Joshua G

    Joshua G Chillin' With My Peeps

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  4. foamyownsyou

    foamyownsyou Out Of The Brooder

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    The black one has a little bit of yellow on her wings with yellow on her throat if that helps
     
  5. foamyownsyou

    foamyownsyou Out Of The Brooder

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    Good one any other ideas because my grandma doesn't have any barred rocks
     
  6. steph5253

    steph5253 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    black one I am thinkin an australorp

    the other looks a bit like my buff orpington chick but yours could be one of a few breeds...
     
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  7. foamyownsyou

    foamyownsyou Out Of The Brooder

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    Thanks that helps a lot too my grandma is just you know one of those people that likes to give surprises and stuff
     
  8. foamyownsyou

    foamyownsyou Out Of The Brooder

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    Any one else have a suggestion every one who replies with an idea ill add to your reputation
     
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  9. I<3MyChickens-Jewel&Flash

    I<3MyChickens-Jewel&Flash Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Id say australorp... as ive owned many...l or a jersey giant. The brown coukd be a commet or rhode island red
     
  10. Spoiled Birds

    Spoiled Birds Chillin' With My Peeps

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    the blacks remind me of my Jersey Giants when I first got them.
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