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our chicks are six weeks old.. any ideas of what breed this one is?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by libbysmom, Oct 18, 2010.

  1. libbysmom

    libbysmom Out Of The Brooder

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    We purchased fertilized eggs which our sweet hen hatched out. They are now six weeks old. Any guesses on breed/sex??

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  2. sevenbabychicks

    sevenbabychicks Chillin' With My Peeps

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    By the green of its legs but lack of a muff, I'd say EE cross. Looks like a girl to me!
     
  3. abluechipstock

    abluechipstock Chillin' With My Peeps

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    EE hen, they can be muffless, ameracanas have to have muffs
     
  4. danielle82

    danielle82 A Good Egg

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    Easter Egger
    I have some Easter Eggers that are crossed with Buff orpington that look like that
     
  5. Illia

    Illia Crazy for Colors

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    Easter Egger pullet. Pretty sure she'll lay you some pretty blue eggs, as her color is quite close to a Blue Wheaten, but her leg color signifies she might lay green. (green legs show she's got something else crossed in there, perhaps a brown egg layer)
     

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