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It's a mystery.....

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by mcdaid36, May 4, 2008.

  1. mcdaid36

    mcdaid36 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I ordered chicks from cackle - just the whatever you had leftover brown egg layers - so it's a mix of a few different breeds. I'm new to this whole chicken thing, so maybe you guys could help me figure out these two breeds? This is my first time doing the photo thing on here, so I hope it works! Oh, and they are 3 1/2 weeks old in the photos.

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  2. Josie

    Josie Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I think I see a SLW and a BR
     
  3. Jolyn

    Jolyn Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Ok well i'm no expert soooooo not sure exactly....but the first picture looks alot like my barred rocks.
     
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  4. jeaucamom

    jeaucamom Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Ophir, CA
    Yup, BR and SLW
     
  5. Matt A NC

    Matt A NC Overrun With Chickens

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    Maybe I am seeing it wrong but the supposed Barred Rock has a Rose comb. That would make it a Dominique.

    That other is a Silver Laced Wyandotte.

    Matt
     
  6. theOEGBman

    theOEGBman Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 13, 2007
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    Quote:That is what Im seeing as well.
     
  7. mcdaid36

    mcdaid36 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Well, Thanks so much for straightening it out! It's nice to know what they are - I love their colors that are coming in. We have 2 others that I'm unsure about. I will take a photo of them later on and ask all of you knowledgeable people again!
     
  8. Slike

    Slike Chillin' With My Peeps

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    They look very much like my silver-laced Wyandottes when I first got them, I'd guess at least 1 of them is.
     
  9. Cetawin

    Cetawin Chicken Beader

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    I am guessing Domniques and a SLW. They are beautiful either way.
     
  10. Lobee

    Lobee Out Of The Brooder

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    Well I dont know what they are but just wanted to tell you there really pretty!
     

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