Need Breed if possible, and if they are hens. Thanks!

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by chicchickmama77, Feb 10, 2017.

  1. chicchickmama77

    chicchickmama77 Out Of The Brooder

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    My 2 chicks are about 6/7 weeks old. I was told when I got them that they are a certain breed (Ameraucanas), but now I don't think they are. Maybe Marans or mixed. Anyways, I am more concerned that they are Hens and not Roos. If anyone can help that would be great!! Thanks in advance!!![​IMG]

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  2. PD-Riverman

    PD-Riverman Overrun With Chickens

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    This one does look like its got ameraucana in it, the other---????? Both look like pullets to me.
     
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  3. SunHwaKwon

    SunHwaKwon Overrun With Chickens

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    They both look like pullets (females) so far. The one has a larger comb but it isn't red or anything so it doesn't concern me. As far as breed, they don't look to be Ameraucanas. For one thing, that breed has peacombs. I would say they are Easter Eggers or mixes.
     
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  4. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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    They look like mixed breed pullets. I think you're going to have some beautiful colors when they mature.
     
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  5. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Nice looking mixed breed pullets - would love to see them as matured hens
     
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  6. cluckcluckgirl

    cluckcluckgirl Queen of the Coop Premium Member

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    They both look to be pullets. The grayish one definitely does not look like a true Ameraucana with a single comb (perhaps some Ameraucana in her bloodline). I'm not sure what might be in the other girl, but she is very pretty!
     
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  7. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Overrun With Chickens

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    Agreed
     
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