MM "free rare chick" what is it??

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by sadie423, Mar 5, 2008.

  1. sadie423

    sadie423 In the Brooder

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    We **think** it is a Phoenix....they are 3.5 weeks old....when can I tell the gender??

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  2. justusnak

    justusnak Flock Mistress

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    It does look like a Pheonix..and with the brown in her chest..I would say SHE is going to be a great girl for your flock.
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    This is my girl....at 3 months old. Notice the brown in her chest?
    This is the little roo, at 3 months.
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    What a cutie she is!!!
     
  3. Nefertiti

    Nefertiti In the Brooder

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    Is it just me, or does that chick have fluffy cheeks?
    At first glance I thought it looked just like my silver easteregger hen did when she was a chick, but had another look at the first photo and am seeing way too much color on back and wings. [​IMG]
     
  4. EweSheep

    EweSheep Flock Mistress

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    The chick looks like it got a pea comb....I am almost certain that it is a EE.

    Phoenix chicks looks a bit like Silver leghorn chicks...
     
  5. silkiechicken

    silkiechicken Staff PhD

    I vote male EE.
     
  6. lurky

    lurky Songster

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    Quote:I totally second that!!!!
     
  7. LilPeeps

    LilPeeps Songster

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    Me too
     
  8. hcammack

    hcammack Crowing

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    same male EE
     
  9. AtRendeAcres

    AtRendeAcres Songster

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    EE
     
  10. buzzard chick

    buzzard chick Songster

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    It's an Egyptian Fayomis hen. I had one they lay real early.
    Jen
     

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