I bought 2 chicks from feed store saying "sussex" I'm thinking not...

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by CrazyChickensEverwhere, Apr 15, 2011.

  1. CrazyChickensEverwhere

    CrazyChickensEverwhere Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I looked at pics of sussex, and these pics are black and gold?

    are they sussex or something else?
     
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  2. PepsNick

    PepsNick Back to Business

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    woops: read your post wrong. sorry.
     
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  3. Arielle

    Arielle Chicken Obsessed

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    My speckled sussex looked so much like rhode island reds that I couldn't tell my girls apart until they started to feather out; the speckled added their white speckles to a darker mahogany red; my RIR are a med-lt rusty red. Does this help???

    There are other sussex colors as well.

    GL
     

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