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Male/Female and what breed???

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by kathnkyle, Jul 17, 2008.

  1. kathnkyle

    kathnkyle In the Brooder

    Jul 15, 2008
    Dorset, England
    Hi, I am really new to keeping chickens so dont know that much about them apart from they are so lovely and follow me everywhere lol!! I have had mine (4 of them) for about 3 weeks and 1 of them lays and 2 of them are getting darker pink combs now but my other one doesnt seem to be doing much and its comb hasnt really grown!
    Can you tell me if its just a slow starter??
    Also is it def female? and can you please tell me what breed it is!!
    Sorry about all the questions lol
    thank you so much
    kath x
  2. ginbart

    ginbart Crowing

    Mar 9, 2008
    Bloomsburg, PA
    Well I'm not good at breeds but in the last pic it looks like a hen.
  3. Psittizen Shikkin

    Psittizen Shikkin Songster

    Jun 14, 2008
    Oroville, California
    Looks like a white rock pullet to me. The tail doesn't look right for the leghorn IMO.
  4. kentuckysilkies

    kentuckysilkies Songster

    Feb 20, 2007
    Winchester Kentucky
    You have a very nice looking mix-breed hen.
  5. Beanbag

    Beanbag Songster

    Jul 8, 2008
    South Georgia
    A very cute Hen [​IMG] No idea what breed she is though.
  6. jossanne

    jossanne Songster

    Jul 11, 2008
    Gila, New Mexico
    She isn't a leghorn. Leghorns have white earlobes. I'd say some kind of cross. She looks like my red star roos, except I'd guess she's a hen.
  7. kathnkyle

    kathnkyle In the Brooder

    Jul 15, 2008
    Dorset, England
    I'm hoping she is a hen as thats what i've paid for lol!! And as her comb is still very pink and small i'm sure she is a hen!!

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