What breeds of hens do you have in your flock?

Discussion in 'Pictures & Stories of My Chickens' started by Johnn, Dec 20, 2011.

  1. Johnn

    Johnn Overrun With Chickens

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    I have
    1cross breed cockerel
    5 ex battery hens
    2 mixed breed hens
    1 ancona bantam
    1 cream legbar
    and i think i am getting 2 new hens off my mam for christmas but i dont no the breed.
    what do you guys have?
     
  2. llrumsey

    llrumsey Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I have one lace wyandot (?) and the rest are barn yard mixes. I perfere the mixes.
     
  3. Zinnia-Hen

    Zinnia-Hen Live & Let Live

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    I have Silkies, Modern Game Bantams, a standard sized barred Plymouth Rock, a standard sized Austalorp, and a standard sized EE. :3
     
  4. Razadia

    Razadia The Odd One

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    I have two flocks. In one I have Johnny Jumper/ Kelso hens and roo of varying leg colors. In the other I have a RIR roo, 2 RIR hens, and a Black Australorp hen.
     
  5. Southernbelle

    Southernbelle Gone Broody

    Mar 17, 2008
    Virginia
    Hens:
    Silkies
    Leghorns
    Red sex-link
    Frizzled Easter Eggers
    Welsummer
    Ameraucana
    Serama
    BBR OEGB

    Roos:
    Silkie
    Showgirl
    Wheaten Ameraucana
    BBR OEGB
     
  6. sunny & the 5 egg layers

    sunny & the 5 egg layers Overrun With Chickens

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    I have:
    (2) Black Australorps
    (2) Dark Brahmas
    (2) Production Reds

    All hens and all about 9 months old. [​IMG]
     
  7. Lothiriel

    Lothiriel Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

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    My Coop
    I have a Black Australorp, a Silver Laced Wyandotte, a New Hampshire, a Golden Nugget (hybrid breed similar to Buff Orps), a couple Black Sexlinks, three Easter Eggers, and three Barred Rocks. Their ages range from 7 years (BA) to 5 months (one of the EEs and all the BRs).
     
  8. Harli50

    Harli50 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Roos
    1 blue andalusion
    1 buff brahma
    1 OEGB
    1 Black Sex-Link
    Pullets
    4 Easter Egger's
    1 Buff Orphington
    1 Black Sex-Link
    1 Red Sex-Link
    1 Barred Rock
    1 Silver Laced Wyandotte
    1 Pearl White Leghorn
     
  9. chickendiva25

    chickendiva25 I'm a Spy. :3

    I have Six Black Australorps and four Brown Leghorns. [​IMG]
     
  10. cupman

    cupman Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Portland, OR
    Living:

    white leghorn (1)
    black sex link (1)
    rhode island red (3)
    barred rock (2)
    easter egger (5)
    buff orpington (1)
    golden sex link (2)
    silver lakenvelder (3)
    light brahma (2)
    silver spangled hamburg (1)
    speckled sussex (2)
    dark cornish (2)
    naked neck/turken (1)
    partridge cochin (1)

    Dead:

    1 easter egger (mysterious illness at 8 weeks, died in 2 days)
    3 polish (2 dropped dead as chicks, 1 died to raccoon, awful luck with this type)
    1 blue andalusian (broken leg, culled)
     

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