Need help with breed of these checks.

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by Lalo Rolon, Jun 6, 2017.

  1. Lalo Rolon

    Lalo Rolon Just Hatched

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    I received these chicks from my sons elementary school when the first grade hatched some eggs. The teacher was unable to tell me what breed they are, and I'm new to owning chickens do any help would be appreciated.
     
  2. oldhenlikesdogs

    oldhenlikesdogs Lots of Chickens Premium Member

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    More than likely they are mixes. Being white I would guess mixed with leghorn.
     
  3. Ol Grey Mare

    Ol Grey Mare One egg shy of a full carton. ..... Premium Member

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    Good, clear photos that show each bird fully so we can see things such as comb bud type, leg color, etc will be needed to begin to identify breed/breeds (as noted above, it's very likely they are mixes).
     
  4. Lalo Rolon

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    I will take better pictures tomorrow hopefully. I took them in hoping for possible egg layers so hopefully the hens are just that.
     
  5. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Really can't tell from the photos, need better ones
     
  6. Lalo Rolon

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  7. Lalo Rolon

    Lalo Rolon Just Hatched

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    New pictures posted above. Any other input for a newbie.
     
  8. Chicken Girl1

    Chicken Girl1 Loving the Autumn Weather Premium Member

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    I'm thinking mixes, probably Leghorn or Plymouth Rock but the one with the greed legs could be an Easter Egger.
     
  9. Lalo Rolon

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    Thanks for your help!! They are growing quickly and playing in an old dog crate next to my flock of laying hens.
     

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