What breed of chicks are these?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by olp_63, Jul 5, 2008.

  1. olp_63

    olp_63 Songster

    So, I ordered 8 bantams from Ideal poultry, and they added 6 roosters for warmth while shipping. The problem is, they are unidentified, so we have no idea what breed they are! We are looking to give them away but we would like to tell people who are interested what breed they are. Here is a pic of them....

    Last edited: Jul 5, 2008
  2. LilPeeps

    LilPeeps Songster

    Jan 13, 2007
    SE Mass
    You need to upload your pics on to a site like photobucket then paste the link into your post [​IMG]
  3. cthrash1

    cthrash1 Songster

    Apr 15, 2008
    Somerset, KY
    My PPs from Ideal looked just like those and turned out being Barred Rocks.
  4. LilPeeps

    LilPeeps Songster

    Jan 13, 2007
    SE Mass
    What kind of combs do they have? If it's a single comb, it's a barred rock, if it's a rose comb, it's a dominique. Looks like they may have sent you a pullet [​IMG]
  5. Mahonri

    Mahonri Urban Desert Chicken Enthusiast

    May 14, 2008
    North Phoenix
    My Coop
    Looks like Barred Rock to me and looks like one could be a pullet.
  6. ticks

    ticks Pheasant Obsessed

    Apr 1, 2008
    The Sticks, Vermont
    Barred Rock
  7. MissChessy

    MissChessy Songster

    Sep 24, 2007
    Those are definitely Barred Rocks. I have 10 of them and they look just like your flock. They look like pullets to me instead of roosters.
  8. LilPeeps

    LilPeeps Songster

    Jan 13, 2007
    SE Mass
    Quote:Those are definately not all pullets. From this pic, I see only 1 pullet in the group.

    If they have single combs, they're barred rocks, but if they have rose combs, they're dominiques.
  9. sarahs31

    sarahs31 In the Brooder

    Apr 20, 2008
    Waukesha, WI
    My vote goes for Barred Rocks.
  10. Eggseronious

    Eggseronious Songster

    Mar 6, 2008
    East Tennessee
    The Barred Rock and Dominique chicks look the same, the Dominiques will be smaller than a standard chick. The chick in the front is a pullet, [​IMG] whether it be a Rock or a Dominique.

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