What is it????

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by Love Farm, Feb 24, 2016.

  1. Love Farm

    Love Farm New Egg

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    G-day Every One, You where all such a great help last time, Well I'm very confused of what this little feathery kid could be, It was advertised as Red Leghorn or a Road Island Red. But I've also found photo's that look like this chick and they say the breed is a Wilsummer. Any one out there with a better idea. The chick is only 2 week's old, very flighty and stands very tall (longish legs)[​IMG]
    Thank you [​IMG] from the little Love Farm
     
  2. WWChickens

    WWChickens Out Of The Brooder

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    It looks a lot like my Welsummer when she was younger, especially the arrow on the head. My Speckled Sussex also had the arrow head but was a little redder with almost the same markings. Here's a pic of my Welsummer around the same age as your chick. [​IMG]
     
  3. chickencoop789

    chickencoop789 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Egyptian fayoumi chicks have similar coloration. They have longish legs like you described which makes me think it could be this breed.
     

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