What breeds/colours are these chickens?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by MidnightGyps, Oct 5, 2013.

  1. MidnightGyps

    MidnightGyps Out Of The Brooder

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    Hi, I just recently got given a few chickens from a friend of mine and I was wondering what breeds they are and one of them has quite an odd colouring so maybe what her colouring is? I'm not sure whether they are mixed breed or something else... They're all hens.

    Mustard:
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    ^^The odd coloured one.. She used to have hardly any white (I saw photos from early in time) and she has gotten more over time.

    Penguin:
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    ^^Black with with on some tips of wings

    Bridget:
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    ^^A chicken you see almost everyday but I still don't know the name :/

    Thanks :)
     
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  2. anirishfarmer

    anirishfarmer Chillin' With My Peeps

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    sorry i've no clue [​IMG]

    nice looking girls [​IMG]thanks for the pics [​IMG]


    Health and happiness
     
  3. MidnightGyps

    MidnightGyps Out Of The Brooder

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    Thanks ^_^ I love all of my chickens but these three I especially like. They are so sweet and just walk right up to you for a pat XD
     
  4. anirishfarmer

    anirishfarmer Chillin' With My Peeps

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    yeh when they're tame they'll nearly go and watch tv with you [​IMG]

    and when they're not,they'll run 40 mile just not to see you lol [​IMG]


    Health and happiness
     
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  5. ramirezframing

    ramirezframing Overrun With Chickens

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  6. MidnightGyps

    MidnightGyps Out Of The Brooder

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    Thank you! I was pretty sure they were a silkie mix as she has Silkies and Belgian Bantams so could be a mix of both?
     
  7. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Overrun With Chickens

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    Yes, they look like they could be mixes of those two breeds.
     
  8. MidnightGyps

    MidnightGyps Out Of The Brooder

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    Yep, thanks :) I also have another chicken and her father was a Frizzle (I don't know what breed and he died). Is there anyway to tell what breed he was?
     
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  9. Veer67

    Veer67 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Do you have a picture of him?
     
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    Veer67 Chillin' With My Peeps

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