Help?? What am breed am I??

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by t_4_turtle, Apr 19, 2011.

  1. t_4_turtle

    t_4_turtle Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 19, 2011
    So I my little boy picked this chick out of a variety of colored chicks. We have no idea what it is and are wondering how we can find out. Is there any way to tell the breed as of now or do we have to wait to see what it grows up to look like? I have been looking at different pictures of chicks, and a couple different breeds look the same as far as chicks go. We love our little chick; it is the most affectionate little thing. I have noticed that after jumping into my hand it will start preening its feathers. It only does this while being held and not when standing alone. Is this something I should worry about?
  2. suzeqf

    suzeqf Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 17, 2011
    looks like my Smores and Teeny I think someone on here said they were Old English Game Birds, Teeny was like that when he was little i say he because of the very red comb and waddles that have appeared over the last week he's 7 weeks old now and Smores doesn't because s/he has had hiney issues and tries to get out of my hand i can't blame her/him
  3. schellie69

    schellie69 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Oct 8, 2009
    I had 2 brown leghorns and an EE that have that coloring I would wait to see how it feathers out. Cute chick
  4. bantamsrmyfav

    bantamsrmyfav Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 26, 2011
    US & Canada
    I think you have a silver duckwing OEGB. [​IMG]

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