Need help with bantam breed identification

twinmama

Chirping
8 Years
Aug 27, 2011
85
2
96
Illinois
I have 3 new bantam chicks that are almost 3 weeks old. I'm pretty sure on 2 of the breeds, but not sure on the 3rd. I originally thought the 2 dark chicks were the same, since they looked very similar in the beginning, but they have different feather patterns now that they're coming in. Any help would be great!
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Chick 1 feathered legs, light yellow with gray/blue cast.
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Chick 2 brown and black, feathering in gold rimmed in black. Golden Sebright?
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Chick 3 brown and black, feathering in lighter brown with black strip down center of each feather. Clean, dark legs. This is the 1 I really don't have a clue on.
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Chick 3 again top view
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Chicks 2 & 3 side by side for comparison
 

twinmama

Chirping
8 Years
Aug 27, 2011
85
2
96
Illinois
Thanks to both of you for your responses. I was thinking porcelain on chick 1 also. She/he has 4 toes if that makes a difference in ID of this 1. I haven't looked up cochins to know their characteristics, but I'll check that out. Hadn't considered silver Sebright either, so I'll look up pics of those too.
 

twinmama

Chirping
8 Years
Aug 27, 2011
85
2
96
Illinois
I looked up silver Sebright, but the feathers on the birds I saw were totally different, so still hoping someone can help ID this little chick.
 

epmchickens

Chirping
6 Years
Apr 8, 2013
263
4
93
pennsylvania
Sebrights and a d'uccle. The first one is a porcelain d'uccle. And I know what you mean. My little silver sebright roo looked weird until it was older. But that's what you have :)
 

Sparrow

Songster
11 Years
Apr 11, 2008
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24
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Buff Sebrights have no black. We have two this year. Your other chicks are Golden Sebrights!
 

twinmama

Chirping
8 Years
Aug 27, 2011
85
2
96
Illinois
Are you thinking both dark chicks are Golden Sebrights? Sorry my pics were taken with a cell, so the lighting is off. They actually look totally different up close. 1 of them is a Golden I'm pretty sure, but the other is dark tan and black striped with lots of black. No white/silver color at all, and a totally different feather pattern. I have no experience at all with bantam breeds, but I definitely want to know what breeds I have so I can learn as much as I can about them!
 

epmchickens

Chirping
6 Years
Apr 8, 2013
263
4
93
pennsylvania
If the one you are not sure about has blue legs its a sebright for sure. If not I have no clue lol. I agree with golden sebright. Maybe its color is just a little off for now and as it feathers out it will look more like it should. I'm having a similar issue with my sebrights. Both are silver and then hen looks perfect but the roo has a lot more black than it should. I don't know if this is normal in young sebrights or not as this is my first year with them but maybe yours is the same way with strange-ish markings.
 

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