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what breed is this?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by mythreegirls, May 3, 2016.

  1. mythreegirls

    mythreegirls Out Of The Brooder

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    Hi, I'm a bit new at being a chick-mom... just got first 3 chicks at Tractor Supply and here's their picture! So Cute, I know! Two are Hubbard pullets (a/k/a most likely ISA browns) and the white was supposed to be a "silkie", however, not sure if that is really accurate....?? there's no fur on her feet (maybe that develops later?) but her head looks different. Any suggestions ? Thank you!
     
  2. ChickenLover200

    ChickenLover200 Overrun With Chickens

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    I'll be in the barn!
    Got some pictures?
     
  3. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life Water Under the Bridge Premium Member

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  4. mythreegirls

    mythreegirls Out Of The Brooder

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    Yes the profile pic is actually of "Eleanor" ... She is the white bigger one...I read that some hatcheries breed out silkies therefore some going to TSC do not have feathered feet.... She has black feet and five toes, and huge wings for two weeks old..thanks!!
     
  5. ChickenLover200

    ChickenLover200 Overrun With Chickens

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    I'll be in the barn!
    Looks like a silkies to me...
     
  6. puffypoo22

    puffypoo22 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    silkie mix?
     
  7. ChickenLover200

    ChickenLover200 Overrun With Chickens

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  8. mythreegirls

    mythreegirls Out Of The Brooder

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    THANKS EVERYONE! HOPEFULLY SHE'S A FEMALE... I did the wing length test, her feet came up when I held her on her back (instead of extending), and I'm pretty sure I did not see any bump when I did the vent test.... ? Not sure how full proof these methods are, she's about 2 weeks old now.
     
  9. SonnyLTPI

    SonnyLTPI Out Of The Brooder

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    Half "Possum Sweater"

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