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Help me identify these two, please!

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by LeftAtAlbuquerque, Jan 14, 2014.

  1. LeftAtAlbuquerque

    LeftAtAlbuquerque Out Of The Brooder

    I was told the one in the first picture is a Black Sex Link and the one in the middle picture (with the cute white earlobes) is a Blue Leghorn. Would you agree?

    Thank You :)
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  2. Simpson Farm

    Simpson Farm Out Of The Brooder

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    The first chicken is a goldenlaced Wyandotte. Black sexlinks are black with gold coming through its feathers around the chest and back. The second picture is a brown leghorn. There's no blue coloring in her. Both are wonderful laying hens in my opinion.
     
  3. ramirezframing

    ramirezframing Overrun With Chickens

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    Gold laced wyandotte for the first (black sex links tend to be solid black with a varying amount of red leaking through on the neck and chest)

    Second one is a brown leghorn
     
  4. cluckcluckluke

    cluckcluckluke Overrun With Chickens

    First is a GOLDEN LACED WYANDOTTE and the second is a BROWN LEGHORN.
    Have fun with them, they are beautiful!!!
     
  5. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Overrun With Chickens

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    You have a Golden-Laced Wyandotte and a Light Brown Leghorn.
     
  6. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member

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  7. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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  8. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Overrun With Chickens

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    Golden Laced Wyandotte and Light-Brown Leghorn. Beautiful birds!
     
  9. LeftAtAlbuquerque

    LeftAtAlbuquerque Out Of The Brooder

    Thank you! They've had 4 days to settle in now, and I'm wondering why no eggs? My Gold Sex Link is still laying every day. The two new girls - Roadrunner (the Brown Leghorn), and Speckles (the Gold Laced Wyandotte), show no signs of laying. I think the Wyandotte might still be young, as her comb is not very developed, but the Leghorn sure has a nice comb and wattles! Am I wrong about the ages? These girls were from Craig's List, and the owner couldn't tell me much about them.
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  10. Chicken Happy

    Chicken Happy Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Your wyandotte's comb will not get much bigger. It is a rose comb- great for cold hardy chickens (less chance of frost bite). Give 'em a week or two to adjust, they will lay.
     

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