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Speckled Sussex?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by Jensownzoo, Oct 8, 2016.

  1. Jensownzoo

    Jensownzoo Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Is this pullet a Speckled Sussex? It is one of the breeds I have purchased, but my records got a bit muddled in the middle of the summer and she doesn't have the traditional red/black/white coloration so I'm not sure. She is red/light blue, has white legs, and a straight comb.

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  2. henny1129

    henny1129 Crazy Livestock Gal

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    Well, I definitely think it's not a Speckled Sussex! My guess is either Jubilee Orpington or Swedish Flower Hen. Though I think Swedish Flower Hens are supposed to have yellow legs, but I could be wrong. Anyone else have a guess? Pretty, pretty girl by the way!
     
  3. RhodeRunner

    RhodeRunner Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Swedish flower hen. Most have yellow legs, but not all of this bred do.
     
  4. Jensownzoo

    Jensownzoo Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Ah, looking at pictures on the web I can definitely believe SFH! Which means she was either a bonus chick or someone sent me her by mistake since that wasn't on my list of purposely-purchased possibles. :confused:

    Also explains why she's much more skittish than any of the SS I've had.
     
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  5. summerb123

    summerb123 Overrun With Chickens

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  6. summerb123

    summerb123 Overrun With Chickens

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    lol at least you have eggs and a VERY pretty girl!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
     
  7. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    agree with that - VERY pretty girl
     
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    chicken4prez Overrun With Chickens

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    Same
     
  9. Jensownzoo

    Jensownzoo Chillin' With My Peeps

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    :weee
     

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