What is this chicken breed?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by paigeioli, Aug 30, 2016.

  1. paigeioli

    paigeioli Out Of The Brooder

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    I got a mystery bunch of less than fertile hatching eggs. This little guy/gal is the only one who made it. I have no idea what the breed is. Maybe RIR or sex link?[​IMG][​IMG]
     
  2. cavemanrich

    cavemanrich Overrun With Chickens

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    If lil chick is a barnyard mix, it is even harder to determine the variety. I had EE that looked similar but not exact.
    As chick grows, it will be easier to determine variety. WISHING YOU BEST... [​IMG]
     
  3. 3riverschick

    3riverschick Poultry Lit Chaser

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    It looks young enough to try feather sexing it. Look up feather sexing in this forum. Use the search function. You just compare the length of the feathers on one of the wings. doesn't matter which. Of they are all one length, they are one sex. if they are different lengths, they are the other sex. This needs to be done before 4 days old. It sure is a pretty little chick!
    Best,
    Karen
     
    Last edited: Aug 31, 2016
  4. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    too young, post photos at 6 weeks or so
     
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    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

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  6. paigeioli

    paigeioli Out Of The Brooder

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