What breed are this hen and these chicks?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by Bejammie, Dec 25, 2015.

  1. Bejammie

    Bejammie Chillin' With My Peeps

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    What breed is this hen and both sets of chicks...two genders of same breed??
     
  2. Akrnaf2

    Akrnaf2 The educated Rhino Premium Member

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    The chicks seems to me as red sex link chicks, the silver are males and the gold ones are females, the hen green/ gray shanks confuse me, I can not tell .
     
  3. enola

    enola Overrun With Chickens

    Is her color considered wheaten?
     
  4. Rhodebar Lover

    Rhodebar Lover Chillin' With My Peeps

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    The hen is a game bird mix and is wheaten in color. Are the chicks hers?
     
  5. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Overrun With Chickens

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  6. Bejammie

    Bejammie Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Chicks are hers
     
  7. Bejammie

    Bejammie Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I had two "game" eggs from the lady who has this hen. When hatched, one looked like a game bird the other looked like the silver ones above. I was curious what the heck they really were lol
     
  8. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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    If the chicks are biologically hers, they can't be sex linked. She's gold, not silver, so no sex linkage.

    I agree she looks like a wheaton game hen. Without knowing possible sires, it's impossible to say what the babies are at this stage.
     
  9. Bejammie

    Bejammie Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I know the sire and can get a photo...they free rang with one other hen at the feed store
     

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