Thought I'd share some Black Sex Links!

Discussion in 'Pictures & Stories of My Chickens' started by NonnasBabies, Oct 29, 2010.

  1. NonnasBabies

    NonnasBabies Muddy Acre Farms Premium Member

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    In June a friend incubated a dozen of my eggs and hatched out 11 from my Barred Rock girls and my RIR Bantam rooster (He's mixed with something that had blue/silver in it but not sure what). We came out with 7 roosters & 3 pullets. Here's a few of them!!

    Here's 2 of the pullets!
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    Here's some of the roosters!
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    They ended up being really pretty. Too bad we had so many roos but my freezer will appreciate it next weekend!!

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  2. Red&Yellow

    Red&Yellow Chillin' With My Peeps

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    How did you get barred females? They are supposed to be mostly black...unless you put the wrong picture? (1st)
     
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    NonnasBabies Muddy Acre Farms Premium Member

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    Red&Yellow :

    How did you get barred females? They are supposed to be mostly black...unless you put the wrong picture? (1st)

    Not really sure! She was supposed to be a male. Had the white dot on her head and everything. Thought we had 8 roos & 2 pullets (My friend kept one of the pullets so I don't have a pic of her). She never got the comb & wattle like the other 7. When I split them up and removed the males I went ahead and kept her out just in case I got lucky and she turned to be a "she". There 20 weeks old now. I'm still assuming she's a she cause she doesn't have any male features!!

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