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What breed are my chicks?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by FarmDreams, Nov 23, 2010.

  1. FarmDreams

    FarmDreams Out Of The Brooder

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    Hi there,

    we picked up 5 chicks from a local farm last month. They are now around 4-5 weeks old. I have no clue what breed they are, one looks like it could be a barred rock.
    Also one of them is displaying shiny feathers and just now when I caught it, it lifted its neck feathers! Is this a roo? I'd be happy if you guys could help me out [​IMG]

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    Barred Rock?

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    the roo?

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    All the brownish feathers around his neck where lifted when it seemed upset.
     
    Last edited: Nov 23, 2010
  2. RAREROO

    RAREROO Chillin' With My Peeps

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    They are all mixes and all roos.
     
  3. Cats Critters

    Cats Critters Completely Indecisive

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  4. FarmDreams

    FarmDreams Out Of The Brooder

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    What????? Are you serious?? They are ALL roos? Oh my [​IMG]
     
  5. RAREROO

    RAREROO Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quote:Yes All roos 4-5 week old pullets arent going to have combs near that big. Sorry.
     
  6. StormyMoon

    StormyMoon Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I agree they all look like roos to me too
     
  7. FarmDreams

    FarmDreams Out Of The Brooder

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    Oh wow! Well, thanks anyway. Guess I will need to look for a new home for all of them. Sigh
     
  8. RAREROO

    RAREROO Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quote:Sorry, [​IMG] Thanksgiveing is only two days away though ya know. Not to late to make chicken nuggets.
     
  9. Firearia

    Firearia Chillin' With My Peeps

    I have to say they are very lovely roos though! If you're allowed to keep roos where you live, I'd keep at least one. [​IMG]
     
  10. Illia

    Illia Crazy for Colors

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    I am so sorry, but you got ripped off.

    Those are all roosters AND almost all of them are sex links, meaning the seller knew they were selling you roosters.
     

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