unsure of what kind of chicks I have

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by zonachick, Feb 9, 2015.

  1. zonachick

    zonachick Out Of The Brooder

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    I have an assortment of week old pullets... hoping y'all can help me figure out what breeds I have. I'll post a few pics now and the rest tomorrow.
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  2. 1muttsfan

    1muttsfan Overrun With Chickens

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    Hi and welcome to BYC from northern Michigan :D

    you will likely have to wait until your chicks are a little older before you can determine breeds. Post your pictures in the What Breed or Gender section of the Forum for best results.
     
  3. zonachick

    zonachick Out Of The Brooder

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    Ok will do and thanks for the nice welcome :)
     
  4. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Chicken Obsessed

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    Welcome to BYC. Glad you decided to our flock. X2 on 1muttsfan; your chicks are too young to determine their breeds with any certainty. I would post their pics again on our What Breed or Gender is This? section at https://www.backyardchickens.com/f/15/what-breed-or-gender-is-this in about 5-6 weeks and let our experts there take a look at them. Please feel free to ask any questions you may have. We are here to help in any way we can. Good luck with your pullets.
     
  5. Yorkshire Coop

    Yorkshire Coop Moderator Staff Member

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    Hi :welcome
    Glad you could join the flock! You have some lovely chicks there! Very cute. I'm sure posting some pics in a few weeks in the link Michael has left for you will get you some answers.

    Wishing you the very best of luck with them, I hope they bring you lts of happiness. Raising chicks is such a rewarding experience as you watch them grow and develop.

    Enjoy BYC :frow
     
  6. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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  7. TwoCrows

    TwoCrows Show me the way old friend... Staff Member

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    Hello there and welcome to BYC! [​IMG]

    Cute babies!! I would wait a bit till they mature and you can tell the breed and sex a bit easier.

    Enjoy these cute pies and welcome to our flock!
     
  8. zonachick

    zonachick Out Of The Brooder

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    Thank you all for the warm welcomes! :) I'll definitely take the advice to post on that thread at a later time when they're easier to identify. I'm a long time chicken admirer and first time owner.... It's so easy to get completely obsessed with chickens, I could watch them for hours..... Lol oh boy What have I gotten myself into!
     
  9. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Overrun With Chickens

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    Welcome to BYC! [​IMG]I'm glad you joined us.

    Those chicks are adorable! Good luck with them.
     
  10. Kelsie2290

    Kelsie2290 True BYC Addict Premium Member

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    Hello :frow and Welcome To BYC!
     

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