Jersey giant, Australorp, or sex-link?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by Corey NC, Jan 29, 2008.

  1. Corey NC

    Corey NC Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 28, 2007
    North Carolina
    I can't figure out what this pullet is. She is all black with black legs, black single comb (slowly turning red), she has a little bit of white on her chest (that may just be because she is hatchery stock.)

    Any ideas?

  2. Ang

    Ang Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 2, 2008
    West Central Illinois
    Sex link. She looks just like my sex link girls.
  3. LoneCowboy

    LoneCowboy Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aug 26, 2007
    Longmont, CO
    My sex-link girl has black with gold feathered head and chest. It doesn't look like my girl at all, but then I guess it could depend on what breeds were used for the cross

    NYREDS Overrun With Chickens

    Jan 14, 2008
    What color are the bottoms of her feet? White=Australorp, Yellow= Giant.
  5. Ang

    Ang Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 2, 2008
    West Central Illinois
    Quote:I found out that they can look like yours (I have one like that too) and they can look like Corey's.
  6. silkiechicken

    silkiechicken Staff PhD Premium Member

    Looks like sexlink to me too.
  7. chickenranchwife

    chickenranchwife Chillin' With My Peeps

    My vote says sex link. I have some of them
  8. greyfields

    greyfields Overrun With Chickens

    Mar 15, 2007
    Washington State
    None of my BSL's have any color on them but red around the neck... I've never seen that light white feathering. But, the legs look like my BSL's do, that very black hue.
  9. Blisschick

    Blisschick not rusty

    Feb 20, 2007
    Shepherd, Texas
    Quote:Not to confuse the issue, but Jerseys can be hatched with pink bottoms. I've had a few end up with them. It just means the breeding stock wasn't that great.
  10. MissPrissy

    MissPrissy Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

    May 7, 2007
    Forks, Virginia
    I say sexlink. She doesn't look like my JG's

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