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Please help identify the breed of my chickens

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by BruceAZ, May 20, 2016.

  1. BruceAZ

    BruceAZ Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I'm new and i don't know much about breed. My family just brought them home from a local pet store one night.

    They are pretty big now. I don't know how many weeks but i think 8-10 weeks?

    Thank you.

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  2. Chicken Girl1

    Chicken Girl1 Irish Colleen Premium Member

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    The black one maybe a Black Australorp, the white one maybe a White Leghorn, the red ones could either be: Red sex-links (I think you have one of those), Production Reds, or Hatchery quality RIRs.
     
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  3. BruceAZ

    BruceAZ Chillin' With My Peeps

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    White Leghorn ?

    Is it a small size breed by any chance ? She is smaller than the other 4 hens for some reason.
     
  4. Lady of McCamley

    Lady of McCamley Overrun With Chickens

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    Yes, a White Leghorn is a medium size bird, so that may be the difference, or that chick was just a little younger than the others as the feed stores get multiple shipments.

    I agree your photo indicates a White Leghorn, Black Sexlink or Australorp, 1 Red Sexlink (white trim) and 2 Production Reds (all red/orange).

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    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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  6. BruceAZ

    BruceAZ Chillin' With My Peeps

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    interesting..

    so i have 4 different breeds out of 5 hens. [​IMG] they sure know how to pick them

    Thank you for the assistance.

    I'll have to look up each breed and read more into each.
     

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