What is this feisty little thing? *PIC HEAVY*

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by Robin'sBrood, Apr 20, 2009.

  1. Robin'sBrood

    Robin'sBrood Flock Mistress

    May 8, 2008
    North Carolina
    Not even 2 weeks old and as feisty as they come.

    What is the little reddish one? [​IMG]

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  2. SweetMissDaisy

    SweetMissDaisy Chillin' With My Peeps

    She's a Golden Comet.
     
  3. krcote

    krcote Chillin' With My Peeps

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    IF she is in fact a golden comet, you will be very pleased- they are wonderful birds. Mine lays eggs so large, I cannot close the egg carton sometimes! She is a little more shy than some of my other birds but I lOVE HER!!
     
  4. Robin'sBrood

    Robin'sBrood Flock Mistress

    May 8, 2008
    North Carolina
    I hope it's a golden comet pullet!
     
  5. Carolyn

    Carolyn Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hope yours is a golden comet also because mine look like that also.
    Do the males look the same as the females?
    What kind are the others in your pics? Mine are same age and came from TSC. I think barred rocks is one but not sure about the other 2 in first pic?
     
  6. kristenm1975

    kristenm1975 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Looks just like my three golden comets. [​IMG]
     
  7. KyleD.

    KyleD. Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Golden comets can be sexed at hatch. The cockerels will be white and pulleta more of a red color. This continues on up till adult hood. Roosters will be mostly white with some red. Hens will show a lot more red and some white.
    http://www.cacklehatchery.com/goldencometpage.html
     
  8. Robin'sBrood

    Robin'sBrood Flock Mistress

    May 8, 2008
    North Carolina
    Quote:Mine came from TSC as well, from the pullet bin. The others are - a barred rock and 2 brown leghorns(?) that I was told were speckled sussex chicks. [​IMG] As long as they're all GIRLS I don't really care. [​IMG]
     
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  9. bigdogmom130

    bigdogmom130 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I just bought 2 Golden Coets and 2 Easter Eggers and I am so glad there are pics of the Goldens on here! They are so beautiful!!
     
  10. Kansaseq

    Kansaseq Prairie Wolf Farm Asylum

    Feb 12, 2009
    NE Kansas
    Looks like you have 2 speckled sussex, barred rock, silver laced wyandotte, and, I am not sure about the yellow chick.
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