Month me ID (several photos)

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by seafood, Apr 12, 2008.

  1. seafood

    seafood Songster

    Feb 12, 2008
    our 10 chicks will be 4 weeks old tomorrow. All seem to be doing well. I have a question about 1 chick. Of the 10 we ordered 3 were BR and one was a Jersey Giant. I think we have had the JG confused this whole time. Here is a pic of the bird in question. (on the right)


    In comparison to our Barred this.


    Few more questions.

    I know it is early...any idea if this is a roo or not? Its a brown leghorn


    Also...some of their droppings are coming out liquidy and the color of Grey Pupon mustard. Not all the time and not all birds. Is this still normal for month old chicks?

    Thanks all!
  2. Critter Crazy

    Critter Crazy Songster

    Apr 19, 2007
    Binghamton, NY
    The bird in the first pic, on the right is a Black Jersey Giant. The brown Leghorn, I would say is a Pullet. The comb is onot looking red at all yet, but it could change later. But for now my vote is Pullet.[​IMG] The poop thing sounds normal to me, I have noticed some of mine do this too, it isnt all the time.
    Last edited: Apr 12, 2008
  3. MonkeyZero

    MonkeyZero Songster

    Sep 14, 2007
    Modesto Ca
    The last one looks like a roo! [​IMG]
  4. speedabug

    speedabug Songster

    Apr 5, 2008
    Ill will agree with Critter Crazy that is what she looks like. By the way adorable chicks.[​IMG]
  5. hinkjc

    hinkjc Crowing

    Jan 11, 2007
    The brown leghorn is a pullet, but I will note that I think your buff chick is a roo (I see pink in that comb even from a distance).


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