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Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by jane s chickens, Dec 4, 2014.

  1. jane s chickens

    jane s chickens Crowing

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    what breed is this? I have a 5 week old chick from Ideal Poultry like this.


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  2. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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    Red sex link pullet.
     
  3. jane s chickens

    jane s chickens Crowing

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    I possibly have a red sex linked 5 week old roo also. What will u get if you cross the hen and roo of these hybrids?
     
  4. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Crowing 5 Years

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    I agree, she's a Red Sex-Link pullet.
     
  5. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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    If you breed a sex link to a sex link, you'll get mixed breed birds that are mostly red and white, with the color not being linked to the gender at all. The pullets will be good layers.
     
  6. Mountain Peeps

    Mountain Peeps Change is inevitable, like the seasons Premium Member

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    Defiantly sex link
     
  7. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Crowing

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    Definitely a Red Sex Link pullet. X2 on Donrae. Since sex links are hybrids to begin with, they won't breed true. If you cross a male and female sex link, you will not be able to tell the gender of the chicks by color. Red Sex Links are egg laying machines. You should get loads of eggs from that lady. :eek:)
     
  8. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Crowing 5 Years

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    Red Sex-link pullet.
     

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