New chickens! What breed?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by RoodyRodchester, Mar 13, 2016.

  1. RoodyRodchester

    RoodyRodchester Chillin' With My Peeps

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    My sister in law gave me her chickens since they were moving. I was wondering what breed they are. She didn't know what they were. I'm hoping to move out my 4 year old rooster and move this new one in as he and the hen have just hit the one year mark.

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  2. QueenMisha

    QueenMisha Queen of the Coop

    The hen is a Black Sex Link.

    The male could be a mixed breed but he kind of reminds me of a Barnevelder.
     
  3. RoodyRodchester

    RoodyRodchester Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Thank you. I'll have to look that one up. He's huge tho. Bigger than my biggest hen and almost 3 times the size of my regular roo.
     
  4. junebuggena

    junebuggena Chicken Obsessed

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    The legs on the rooster look more pink/white than yellow. I'm guessing hatchery Black Copper Marans for him.
    The hen is a black sexlink.
     
  5. RoodyRodchester

    RoodyRodchester Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Yes they are more pink than yellow.
     
  6. goatsandchicken

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    Can yawl tell me what kind of chick these are??
     

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