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Last mystery breed from me, I swear!

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by BuckeyeFoodie, May 17, 2017.

  1. BuckeyeFoodie

    BuckeyeFoodie Out Of The Brooder

    Mar 29, 2013
    Columbus, OH
    Aaaand now that we have identified my impulse-purchase Amberlinks (hey, can't beat $.25 for sexed pullets!), I give you these guys: a friend and I offered to split and give homes to these chicks after a co-worker went to TSC and bought 8, and about a week later realized that having chickens is actual work... The co-worker didn't pay attention to what they were, just thought they were "cute".:barnie

    Now that we are mostly past the mangy-looking stage, I'm pretty sure they are Rhode Island Reds?

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  2. oldhenlikesdogs

    oldhenlikesdogs Sits With Chickens Premium Member

    Jul 16, 2015
    central Wisconsin
    They, it looks like a Rhode island red, the middle photo looks like a rooster, though, I think all photos are of one chick? A better side picture of the comb would help, is it pink?
  3. Lady of McCamley

    Lady of McCamley Overrun With Chickens

    Mar 19, 2011
    NW Oregon
    From TSC they will be Production Reds rather than true RIR's.

    And yes, I think the middle on is a rooster too. They telecast early.

    Great layers, though a bit noisy. Roosters can be a bit aggressive.

  4. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

    Aug 26, 2009
    Out to pasture

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