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Please help me ID these bantam chicks!

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by tbmorgan, Mar 18, 2015.

  1. tbmorgan

    tbmorgan Songster

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    I had a moment of weakness today at TSC when I remembered that I still had a Christmas gift card....LOL! I picked out 6 assorted bantam chicks because....well, because.

    Anyway, I am familiar with what my breeds of LF look like as chicks, but really have no experience with the bantam breeds, so I could use some help figuring out what these little fellas are!

    I got 2 that look like this:
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    they both have black dots on their heads, but one has a small, clean dot and the other one is kind of a bigger blob, if that makes any difference.

    Then I got a little silver chipmunk with clean legs...
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    ...and another little silver chipmunk with feathered legs
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    a little buff-colored chick with feathered legs but looks to have a clean face and 4 toes
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    and finally, another buff-colored chick with 5 toes and crazy cheeks and eyebrows
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    Can't be a Silkie, right, because skin is not black?

    Anyway, I would love some insight! :)

    Thanks,
    Katja
     
  2. cityfarmer12

    cityfarmer12 Songster

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    feather legged ones might be cochin
     
  3. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Crowing 5 Years

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    First chick: Mottled Cochin
    Second chick: not sure
    Third chick: possibly a Dark Brahma
    Third chick: Buff Cochin
     
  4. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Crowing 5 Years

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    I agree.
     
  5. AmyLM

    AmyLM Songster

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    Agree as well.
     
  6. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

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  7. tbmorgan

    tbmorgan Songster

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    Nobody has any ideas about the last chick? Those two buff chicks are different, not two pics of the same chick. One has 5 toes and puffy cheeks.
     
  8. nhanson521

    nhanson521 In the Brooder

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    A bantam sultan? Only other 5 toed, feathered leg I can think of!
     
  9. OR4-hmom

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    Another possibility is faverolle, 5 toes and feather legged. All the sultan chicks I've seen had crests.
    If TCS is like the Ideal Hatchery chicks we get locally a yellow skinned Silkie is still in the running.
     
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  10. keesmom

    keesmom Crowing 10 Years

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    The last one could be a Faverolles, but it would have to be a mixed in large fowl. No hatchery has bantam Favs.
     
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