what breed are my hens??????

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by fitzzy, Nov 11, 2015.

  1. fitzzy

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  2. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Overrun With Chickens

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    They appear to be mixed breeds, possibly Black Sex-links.
     
  3. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

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    I agree.
     
  4. Michael OShay

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    X2 on BantamLover21's post.
     
  5. fitzzy

    fitzzy New Egg

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    Do you think that there a cross between a black sexlink and something else.
     
  6. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Out to pasture
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  7. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Chicken Obsessed

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    Black Sex Links are a cross themselves. They are a cross between a solid colored rooster and a barred hen.
     
  8. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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    They could be. If you took a hatchery black sex link and put her under a buff rooster, you'd get something like your birds. Where did they come from, a hatchery or a breeder?
     

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