Updated pic. Need help determining breed...

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by ajeffers, May 9, 2008.

  1. ajeffers

    ajeffers In the Brooder

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    I recently bought some chicks as "assorted breeds" from a local feed store, and have one type of chick that I have not been able to identify. Thanks for looking.

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    Last edited: Jun 12, 2008
  2. flyingmonkeypoop

    flyingmonkeypoop Crowing

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    That is a dark brahma pullet.
     
  3. Dustin Biery

    Dustin Biery Songster

    Feb 4, 2007
    Mulberry, Arkansas
    Yep, what Mike said!
     
  4. ajeffers

    ajeffers In the Brooder

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    Thanks... for your help.
    Hope it is a Brahma, I think they're beautiful!
     
  5. sred98

    sred98 Songster

    Jan 18, 2008
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    Ooooh! She is beautiful! Congratulations!

    Shelly
     
  6. shmooborp

    shmooborp artistic fowlism

    i think its a roo. and i agree with the breed [​IMG] injoy!
     
  7. LilPeeps

    LilPeeps Songster

    Jan 13, 2007
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    What kind of comb does it have? It could be a silver pencilled cochin.
     
  8. flyingmonkeypoop

    flyingmonkeypoop Crowing

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    The main reason I say female is the color, pencilled varieties come in different colors when they feather in. If it was a male it would have a mostly black breast with no pencilling showing.
     
  9. ajeffers

    ajeffers In the Brooder

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    I have 3 more that are similar in color, but all smaller. The one pictures here has more white, and the comb is redder. Not sure if they're the same breed or not...
     
  10. zatsdeb

    zatsdeb Songster

    Oct 2, 2007
    Lincoln, Illinois
    I vote brahma too! It looks like my light brahmas did
     

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