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What breed is this pullet?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by rh18, Oct 18, 2013.

  1. rh18

    rh18 Out Of The Brooder

    Sep 5, 2013
    Please tell me the breed of this pullet. She is about 4 or 4 and a half month old.


    Please confirm the age too.

  2. granny hatchet

    granny hatchet Tastes like chicken Premium Member

    Sep 26, 2013
    madison Indiana
    wife to a lot OF husbandS ? you go girl ! haha sorry, sometimes just cant help myself. i dont know what chicken this is but when you find out, let me know because i have one too! bantam right?[​IMG]
  3. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Overrun With Chickens

    Jul 24, 2013
    Looks like a Welsummer to me, or possibly a Welsummer mix. Unless she's a bantam, in which case I would think some sort of Old English Game Bantam/mix. And yes, she's probably between 4 and 5 months of age.
    Last edited: Oct 18, 2013
  4. ramirezframing

    ramirezframing Overrun With Chickens

    Mar 2, 2011
    Knee Deep
    looks like she could be but they have yellow legs and she doesn't mmm
  5. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Overrun With Chickens

    Jul 24, 2013
    Yeah, I noticed that too, Maybe a mix?
  6. Lady of McCamley

    Lady of McCamley Overrun With Chickens

    Mar 19, 2011
    NW Oregon
    She also doesn't appear to have the salmon breast of a Welsummer pullet in either photo. Even though some Welsummers have a more subdued breast color, there is a distinct breast color difference from the body and neck. I'm not seeing that in this bird.

    She doesn't fit a Partridge Rock perfectly either, but she could possibly be a mix with that.

    I say a mix.

    Pretty girl. Mutt mixes make good layers and overall healthy birds.

    Lady of McCamley

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