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What breed?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by jenniferlpar, Nov 15, 2016.

  1. jenniferlpar

    jenniferlpar Just Hatched

    Sep 26, 2016

    Despite the owie on her head, what kind of chicken would yall say this is. Her head is fully healed up now.
  2. QueenMisha

    QueenMisha Queen of the Coop

    I would say mixed breed - possibly a young Red Sex Link cockerel, do you know how old the bird is?
  3. jenniferlpar

    jenniferlpar Just Hatched

    Sep 26, 2016
    Ive had it for 4 months. They were supposed to all be girls. I have no idea.
    Last edited: Nov 15, 2016
  4. Pyxis

    Pyxis Dark Sider Premium Member

    Mar 27, 2012
    My Coop
    At four months it must be a bantam breed? Generally bantams are not sold sexed most of the time because it is too hard to do without hurting them or with much accuracy. With a comb that big I would be suspicious it's a cockerel unless it's about to come into lay, which would be very unusual at four months old for a bantam; they usually mature more slowly than LF breeds.
    Last edited: Nov 15, 2016
  5. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

    Aug 26, 2009
    Out to pasture
    agree with Pyxis

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