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Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by LadyLucia, Mar 9, 2014.

  1. LadyLucia

    LadyLucia In the Brooder

    Jan 9, 2014
    I ordered Charley, as a started pullet about 5 weeks ago. At the time I believed I was ordering a Black Australorp. Today, I noticed Charley's comb was partially black, so I posted her pic on a Facebook poultry group page I belong to, hoping to get info on her comb. Well, to make a long story short, I was told she's NOT a Black Australorp. I've posted Charley's pics here hoping to get a confirmation on what type of hen she really is. Charley is between 20-27 weeks old today. Any thoughts?




  2. Lady of McCamley

    Lady of McCamley Crowing

    Mar 19, 2011
    NW Oregon
    My guess would be Black Sumatra pullet.

    Not a Sumatra expert, but that would be my guess.

    Lady of McCamley
  3. K Spot

    K Spot Songster

    Apr 14, 2013
    SE Qld, Australia
    Not a BA - Australorps have a completely black eye with no discerning colour.
  4. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

    Jun 18, 2010
    Southern Oregon
    I'm also thinking Sumatra. Not only the black skin but the body shape--the long, lean look plus all that tail behind her.

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