RIR and Red sex link- Are they what they are suppose to be? Pics

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by Chickn chick 46, Jun 10, 2009.

  1. Chickn chick 46

    Chickn chick 46 Songster

    May 22, 2009
    Opinions please, I'm beginning to wonder if I received the breeds that I ordered. I'm particually questioning the RIRs. I've been looking every where for pics of chicks but can't find any that satisfy my curiosity. It also may be too early to tell right? [​IMG]

    If they aren't RIRs or sex link I would really just want to know what indeed they are [​IMG] Thx for looking! [​IMG]

    RIR chicks 1 1/2 weeks old


    Red sex link
  2. Mahonri

    Mahonri Urban Desert Chicken Enthusiast

    May 14, 2008
    North Phoenix
    My Coop
    Red sex link looks like a Cinnamon Queen... egg laying machines.

    The reds might actually be production reds.
  3. Chris09

    Chris09 Circle (M) Ranch

    Jun 1, 2009
    Your RIR's ain't RIR's not even bad ..
    The checks in the wings tell me that..
    They could be production reds or a hatchery New Hampshire..
    some hatcheries will send New Hamps as RIR's when they run out of RIR's just like they send out buff rocks when there out of buff orpington chicks...

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