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What breed are these girls?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by cowboysgirlfrnd, Dec 9, 2015.

  1. cowboysgirlfrnd

    cowboysgirlfrnd Out Of The Brooder

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    Hello! First time forum member, poster, and first time chicken owner here,

    I was gifted my first ever chickens in the summertime, who were a bit wild, ragged-looking and skinny, and I now have seven happy ladies who have become lovely hens over the months. I've managed to figure out for myself that I have two black australorps and one barred rock. The others are a bit of a mystery to me, and I'd love your ideas so that when the time comes to get some new chicks, I know what to look for. (Sorry for the poor pictures - they are not very tame...)

    I have two of these red and black girls, and one who has similar markings but is white and black.

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    The other mystery girl is the little red hen on the left. She is quite a bit smaller than the others, and has little feather boots on her legs.

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    Love to hear what you think!
     
  2. freenerik

    freenerik Out Of The Brooder

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    You have 2 golden laced wyandotte and a silver lace wyandotte. My rooster is golden laced and he is amazing. Oh and the little red hen looks like a production red.
     
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  3. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Chicken Obsessed

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    X2 on all freenerik's identifications.
     
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  4. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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  5. motherhenof4

    motherhenof4 Out Of The Brooder

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    I have 4 chicks that were gifted to me and I have absolutely no clue what they could be all have feathered legs and 4 toes. I am a first time chicken mommy so all is new to me and hoping I get get some help figuring these little ones out.

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  6. fire370

    fire370 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I agree with the above recommendations on the Wyandottes however I believe the the last one is a mix. My first look I thought production red as well but that hen is feathered down her legs and rhode islands/new hampshires are smooth legged. Correct me if I am wrong.
     
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  7. freenerik

    freenerik Out Of The Brooder

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    Fire370, it does look like there are feathers didn't notice that the first time around. good eye.
     
  8. freenerik

    freenerik Out Of The Brooder

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    If they have feathered legs I would guess the darker one on the right at least is a buff brahma kinda hard to tell from the back though.
     
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  9. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Overrun With Chickens

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    I agree
     
  10. motherhenof4

    motherhenof4 Out Of The Brooder

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    I was kinda thinking that myself but I wasn't sure. They are very fast haha

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    Brownie ( the dark brown one) doesn't like her picture taken :)
     

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