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Newbie with babies... Is this right?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by jennylove21326, Mar 22, 2012.

  1. jennylove21326

    jennylove21326 In the Brooder

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    Ok so I purchased 6 new babies. 5 are "Red Pullets" and 1 is a "Buff Orpington?" Is this right? I don't understand how 5 of them could be the same variety when the colors are so different?? Are they actually different varieties?? Please help.. I'd like to learn more about them.


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    Two of My "red pullets" look like this ^^^^^^^ (Millicent and Cacchiatore)

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    Another 2 "Red Pullets" look like this^^^^^ (BBQ and Florentine)

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    This is the 5th "Red Pullet" ^^^^^^ (Alfredo)

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    And this is my Buff Orpington(not sure if I am spelling that right) (General Tso)

    So I guess I am trying to figure out why 2 of my reds are brown, 2 of them are red, and one of them looks pretty much just like the buff?? Any more info would be great. Thanks.
     
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  2. The second ooks like an RIR (rhode island red) but the other 2 i would say are golden comets, the very first one, umm EE maybe?
     
  3. chickmanna

    chickmanna Songster

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    Lots of breeds have a red color, pullet just means "girl". They are not necessarily the same breed.
     
  4. oh oops,

    yes pullet is just a baby girl hen, and cockeral is a boy, red can be any breed , tho buff orpington is a breed, theres good moms, layers, and sweet

    [​IMG]heres a VERY handsome rooster
    [​IMG]heres a pullet
    [​IMG]another rooster, they come in puffy shapes and thin shapes like this

    cute babies
     

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