What breed is this?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by HaloAmanda, Sep 27, 2016.

  1. HaloAmanda

    HaloAmanda Out Of The Brooder

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    I love this little girl but I don't have the slightest clue what breed. The person that I bought chicks from said maybe a Cochin?
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  2. chicken4prez

    chicken4prez Overrun With Chickens

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    She is a very pretty chick!
     
  3. junebuggena

    junebuggena Chicken Obsessed

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    Dark Brahma.
     
  4. HaloAmanda

    HaloAmanda Out Of The Brooder

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    I think you are right!! And the person did say dark brahma so I got confused with another chick. I'm excited I've only had light brahma and the dark seem to have beautiful patterns.
     
  5. junebuggena

    junebuggena Chicken Obsessed

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    Plus, they can be sexed once the chest is feathered in. Males are solid black in the chest. Females are penciled through the chest.
     
  6. HaloAmanda

    HaloAmanda Out Of The Brooder

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    Great to know!! The person guaranteed they are 100% females but I know that's not likely so trying to figure out all the breeds and keep an eye on feathering. Thanks for knocking that one of my list!! Hoping she stays a girl as they look quite beautiful.
     
  7. junebuggena

    junebuggena Chicken Obsessed

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    Nobody can guarantee 100% sexing accuracy unless the chicks are sexlinks.
     
  8. BantamFan4Life

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  9. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    dark Brahma
     

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