New baby chicks unknown age

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by jtnfamily, Sep 14, 2014.

  1. jtnfamily

    jtnfamily Hatching

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    We just got 10 chicks, but weren't told the age. We also don't know breed except that at least one parent is a Rhode island red. Two are orange with brownish coloring, four are pretty straight orange, and four are black. Can anyone help us tell the age and breeds if possible? I will get better pictures tomorrow to help. These are our first chicks ever. [​IMG]
     
  2. sunflour

    sunflour Flock Master

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    Can't guess breed, but look 7-10 days old to me.
     
  3. jtnfamily

    jtnfamily Hatching

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    Thanks. We will try contacting the breeder we got them from. He might have just had a busy weekend. We got them Friday. I'm guessing figuring out the sex isn't going to be easy. At least from what I've read on here.
     
  4. sunflour

    sunflour Flock Master

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    If you get close up photos of individual chix and post on what Breed is this forum, you'll get some opinions.
     

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