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"Pullet Bin" ID

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by larush, Mar 5, 2015.

  1. larush

    larush In the Brooder

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    Any guesses as to the breed of these chicks? I've have my suspicions, but I don't want to sway you ;) They came from a "mixed pullet bin" at Rural King and they had no idea. I have two of each.

    Feather footed light chicks - one slightly yellower than the other
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    Red chicks, light bellies
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    Dark and fluffy- this one reddish brown, other slightly blacker
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    Thanks!

    :pop
     
  2. Chicken Girl1

    Chicken Girl1 Queen of the Coop

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    The first one may be a Cochin or Brahma do to the feathered feet.
     
  3. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Crowing 5 Years

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    1st chick: White Cochin
    2nd chick: Production Red or Red Sex-Link
    3rd chick: Partridge Plymouth Rock
     
  4. larush

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    How would I be able to differentiate if the light colored chick was a brahma or a cochin?
     
  5. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Crowing 5 Years

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    I agree with these guesses.
     
  6. larush

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    Totally agree on the Partridge Rocks!
     
  7. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Crowing

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    I agree.

    Look at the comb as it comes in. Brahmas have pea combs, Cochins have single combs.
     
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  8. 21hens-incharge

    21hens-incharge Enabler Premium Member

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    I am guessing the first one is a light brahma. The feathering is light on the leg. ( I just got mine yesterday and yours looks just like mine)
    Second one is looking like a red sex link
    Third is a Partridge rock.

    Cool choices. Congrats!
     
  9. larush

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    Thanks for the help!
     

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