Sex, breed and colour help please!

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by Fergsgirl, May 26, 2016.

  1. Fergsgirl

    Fergsgirl Just Hatched

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    Hi there. Three for your perusal. The black one is unknown breed. Sold to me as a Barred Rock hen chick, but obv isn't. So what is he? Is he a he for sure?? [​IMG]
     
  2. Chicken Girl1

    Chicken Girl1 Loving the Autumn Weather Premium Member

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    Looks like a Black sex-link pullet, which is a hybrid (a cross usually between a RIR rooster and a Barred Rock hen) that lets you sex them at hatch by their color, yours is a pullet. A cockerel would have barring.
     
  3. Fergsgirl

    Fergsgirl Just Hatched

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    Thank you! Much appreciated [​IMG] I have two of these, and the others comb is dark, and so I was thinking this might be a roo.
     

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