So what do you think this is?

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

  1. It is 13 weeks old and has become much bigger than the light brahma/blue cochin mix bird. I have been told it was a black sex link pullet but I can't believe how big it is compared to the other bird the same age. It doesn't have feathered feet and is really a calm tame bird. Its feet are dark with the soles of the feet yellow. I bought it in Atwood's 'Heavies' bin.


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    A nice rounded breast.

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    View from the top.

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    A good view of her feet. Until recently her/his legs looked black

    Hard to tell from the lighting but it has a greenish sheen to the feathers. The feathers are also fluffy.
     
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  2. Gray Farms

    Gray Farms Crowing

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    need a pic
     
  3. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

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    Black Sex-link
     
  4. Gray Farms

    Gray Farms Crowing

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    x2, black sex link
     
  5. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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    That's a black sex link pullet.

    Any chance the other bird is a bantam?
     

  6. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    black sex link
     
  7. The other bird is a standard size mix of light brahma and blue cochin and it is 2/3rds its size.
     
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