What are these 2 from my surprise bunch?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by rwwelco1, Dec 6, 2010.

  1. rwwelco1

    rwwelco1 Out Of The Brooder

    I purchased a surprise straight run 7 weeks ago and haven't been able to confirm these two...can you help me?

    Meet Seamus [​IMG]

    And our big girl Gangstallene [​IMG]
     
  2. math ace

    math ace Overrun With Chickens

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    With the green legs on the second hen, I think she is an EE.
     
  3. crash0330

    crash0330 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    First onr looks like a Production Red or RIR and the second one judging from her colored legs, probably an EE.
     
  4. Mahonri

    Mahonri Urban Desert Chicken Enthusiast Premium Member

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    1. Production Red, possibly roo.
    2. pretty EE pullet.
     
  5. Illia

    Illia Crazy for Colors

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    Production Red cockerel, and, umm. . . I'd guess EE but she doesn't have any other characteristic of one. No pea comb, no muffs/beard, rather round looking body. . .
     
  6. crash0330

    crash0330 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Well you never know what to expect from hatcheries, I have a barred rock who looks just like a cuccko Maran, white legs and her barring is irregular, but she lays light colored brown eggs, it could be an EE or it could also be a Production red with a defect in htis case green legs.
     
  7. LarryPQ

    LarryPQ Easter Hatch!!

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    Quote:I am confused too. My RIRs had those wierd little white feather tips until they got older. Then they were just RED. Perhaps she's a mix?
     
  8. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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    Production red roo.

    The pullet I just don't know. Pretty sure she's a girl, but those legs are a stumper! I'd love to see pics of her in a few weeks, just to see how her color looks.
     
  9. rwwelco1

    rwwelco1 Out Of The Brooder

    Thank everyone!!! We were pretty sure Seamus was a production red or RIR...but like yall, Gangstallene has us totally confused...she is the biggest chicken we have-even bigger than Seamus. I will give her a couple more weeks and post of new picture of her. Hope everyone has a great week.
     
  10. justmeandtheflock

    justmeandtheflock Overrun with ducklings :)

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    I agree on the 1st one but I think the 2nd one looks like an EE roo who got a straight comb.
     

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