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Mix of the following breeds...need help Cock or hen?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by alyshatree, Aug 13, 2016.

  1. alyshatree

    alyshatree New Egg

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    I brought my five chicks from a bird lover with lots of hens. She wasn't sure what breed each chick was, but gave me a list. What breed and sex are my girls(boys?)?

    Dad: Americana
    Moms:polish Mix
    Dominique
    Australorp
    Rhode Island Red
    Plymouth Rock
    Barneverlder
    Wyandotto
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    1) I think Rhode Island Red. ( both pics same chick)

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    2) A hen not sure on breed
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    3) (white and brown)I think she is a he

    I'll add more photos of the other black two....

    Thank you for anything help you can give.
     
  2. HappyClucker7

    HappyClucker7 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Number one is a RIR and a girl. Number two are Black Sex Links and most definitely girls. I can't seem to figure out what number three is.[​IMG]I'm pretty sure that it's a cockerel though. Good luck figuring out number three![​IMG]
     
  3. Whittni

    Whittni Overrun With Chickens

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    #3 is an Easter Egger cockerel.
     
  4. alyshatree

    alyshatree New Egg

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    I thought #3 was an Easter Egger. He is so friendly for a dude.

    Here's the other two:
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    #4 I believe this is a he, but I am unsure because of breed.

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    #6 she has a black comb
     
  5. junebuggena

    junebuggena Chicken Obsessed

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    The "Americana' rooster that fathered them is likely an Easter Egger.
    #1 is a cockerel.
    #2 is a pullet.
    #3 is a cockerel.
     
  6. junebuggena

    junebuggena Chicken Obsessed

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    #4 is an Araucana cockerel
    #6 is a pullet.
     
  7. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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    First bird probably had the RIR mother, but it's not a RIR it'self. if both parents aren't the same breed, the offspring is mixed breed. Plus, it had a pea comb and different body shape than an RIR. It's a cockerel.


    Number 2 is a pullet, momma could be the Aussie, the barred Rock, that's going on her having a straight comb.

    number 3 is a cockerel. from his comb and color I have no idea who his momma was. maybe the Wyandotte? That comb is kind of a funky mixed comb, hard to say.


    number 4 looks like a cockerel from the Aussie momma

    number 5 is a hen. like number 2, probably the Aussie or the Rock for a momma.
     
  8. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    x 2 junebuggena
     
  9. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life Out of the Woods Premium Member

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    1. Buckeye--an RIR would have a single comb, however, a Buckeye shouldn't have black neck markings. Could be some sort of mix.
    2 & 3. EE
    4. Looks like a mixed breed
     
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  10. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life Out of the Woods Premium Member

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