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Help! Please identify these bantam chicks.

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by Featherland, Apr 12, 2009.

  1. Featherland

    Featherland Songster

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    The first one almost looks like a black austrolorpe. It has a black single comb. Its legs are black but its toes are pink.
    The white under belly has some gray mottling. Its legs may be a little short.

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    The second has feathered legs. It has no discernible comb. It is mostly tannish gray with the "chipmunk stripping" on the back.
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    The third is not a bantam.
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  2. Mary Of Exeter

    Mary Of Exeter Songster

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    I'm guessing the last one might be a EE?
     
  3. Sonoran Silkies

    Sonoran Silkies Flock Mistress

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    2nd--some variety of cochin--partridge, perhaps.
     
  4. The one with the feathered legs is a cochin. And the poofy cheeked one is an Easter Egger.

    Some times the leg color changes as chicks mature.
     
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  5. Featherland

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    Does anyone have any idea what the first one is?

    What color should the easter egger be?
     
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  6. Featherland

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    If it helps, they were hatching eggs from Griffith Hatchery in Missouri.
     
  7. Tanya.for.president

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    Those chicks are adorable!
    Did you hatch them?
     

  8. Featherland

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    No, I got them from the library!

    Could the black and white one be a Japanese?
     
  9. georgialee

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  10. Featherland

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    That would be really cool! Chocolate colored bantam eggs!
     

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