Name that breed and gender

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by chantald, Jun 12, 2008.

  1. I have some pics of the 4 newbies whose breed I have no idea about and at the bottom, my confusing Australorps...

    The newbies are about 6 weeks old.. the Aussies have a hatch date of April 4 or 7..
    Last edited: Jun 12, 2008
  2. Mahonri

    Mahonri Urban Desert Chicken Enthusiast

    May 14, 2008
    North Phoenix
    My Coop
    I haven't a clue what #1 and #2 are.

    I'd guess that #4 and #5 are Black Stars.
  3. citychickers

    citychickers Songster

    Mar 26, 2008
    Littleton Colorado
    When the sun hits just right do their black feathers have a gorgeous blue/teal color? Mine do...I've been told "Black Orpington's" They are the SWEETEST most loving chicks. One will literally climb into our laps to sit. They're both roo's though....we are so sad that we'll have to find new homes for them. The "Roo Relocation Program" as I like to call it![​IMG]
  4. My Black Australorps have those shiny blue green feathers when the sun hits them.. I haven't seen it in the new ones yet.. they are still a bit skittish..
  5. Gindee77

    Gindee77 Songster

    Mar 31, 2008
    QCA, Illinois
    The two small black ones look like my black sex-link pullets.
  6. Quote:Do some of them have short tails?
  7. Chickndaddy

    Chickndaddy Songster

    Jul 26, 2007
    East Texas
    The first one could be an Anacona or a Mottle Java. The second one looks like a little Easter Egger. They both look like little roosters.
  8. Chickndaddy

    Chickndaddy Songster

    Jul 26, 2007
    East Texas
    The second one could be a Dark Brahma roo too...

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