What Breed: Black Mystery Chicks

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by Bleenie, Nov 14, 2010.

  1. Bleenie

    Bleenie Wyan-DO's

    I bought 11 of these babies as day olds, but the breed was not specified.
    Here's what I do know:
    Jet Black
    Single Comb
    ALL Identical so I would assume they're purebreed?

    and they're certainly fat lil things! [​IMG]
  2. Chickenfur

    Chickenfur Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 10, 2009
    On Earth :)
    is the barred one in question? because if you got them all together with that one then i would say Black Star/Sex Link. If they are all BSLs than the barred one is a roo.
  3. abhaya

    abhaya Chillin' With My Peeps

    Nov 5, 2010
    cookeville, tn
    The one with the big fat bill is a duck i think there are a couple with poofy top hats they are probably silkies or something simular not sure of the rest. Black with black legs could be austrolop
  4. iluvsedward

    iluvsedward Overrun With Chickens

    Jan 19, 2010
    Calvert County MD
    Barred Rocks?
  5. juliechick

    juliechick Transplanted Hillbilly

    Jun 27, 2008
    Southeast AR
    The OP said the chicks had beards, so they aren't Sex links or Barred Rocks. Sounds like they are mixed breed chicks since they have beards and a single comb.
  6. Bleenie

    Bleenie Wyan-DO's

    lol... Just the black ones with the black/yellow legs & beards are in question.

    I do also have in there... 1 scovy duckling, 4 BW's, 3 BR's, 2 RIR's, various cochin chicks and maybe some I am forgetting!! lol.
  7. Bleenie

    Bleenie Wyan-DO's

    Anymore guesses?
  8. jeslewmazer

    jeslewmazer Chillin' With My Peeps

    Nov 24, 2009
    Tricky! [​IMG] BR, BSL, JG, Australorp , Minorca, Production Black, Cuckoo Maran ??? Best to wait a little while. I thought I had my chicks figured out, but of course most of them are turning out to be what I thought they weren't.

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