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I'm at a total loss!!!

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by jjdward, Aug 16, 2011.

  1. jjdward

    jjdward How bout them DAWGS!

    May 4, 2009
    Buchanan, Georgia
    Awhile back a friend of mine who is a photographer got three little chicks from TSC. They were listed as pullets but no breed. I was pretty sure they were white leghorns.
    The only pic I have is kinda old but its all I have. Now they are laying so I know they are pullets but........ they lay brown eggs!!! Now I've had chickens about 5 years and I know I'm not expert but the only white chickens I know of that lay brown eggs is a White Rock. I have had barred rocks but the body of these hens don't look like the rocks I've had in the past. Now I'm sure there are others but I just don't know what they are. So I guess my question is what white, single comb chickens lay brown eggs other that white rocks?


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  2. nurse_turtle

    nurse_turtle Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Tetra Tint is one of TSC favorites! Check 'em out.
    Also, those barred chickens in the picture are Dominiques.
     
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  3. jjdward

    jjdward How bout them DAWGS!

    May 4, 2009
    Buchanan, Georgia
    Oh yeah, I knew those were dominickers( as we say) lol

    I looked up that breed and that sounds like a match!!! And like Leghorns, they lay early too!!!
     
  4. rsarns

    rsarns Chillin' With My Peeps

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    could they be Rhode Island Whites?
     

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