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What kind are these?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by Mikee1948, Jul 31, 2011.

  1. Mikee1948

    Mikee1948 Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 19, 2011
    So, what kind do I have? All supposed to be brown egg layers.

  2. earnhardtlvr

    earnhardtlvr Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 25, 2011
    Hagerstown, MD
    my guess is:

    the one that is mostly white with some red is either RIR or NHR

    the black one looks like barred rock

    the redish i can't see real well...could be speckled susex??

    Let's see what other guesses u get!

    Enjoy ur fuzzy butts!
  3. AccentOnHakes

    AccentOnHakes Chillin' With My Peeps

    Oct 2, 2009
    The two with lots of white look like RSL's to me.

    Two redder ones are RIR or NHR, and the black/white one is a BR.
  4. earnhardtlvr

    earnhardtlvr Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 25, 2011
    Hagerstown, MD
    This is my RIR when she was smaller. Looks like ur mostly white one.

  5. Fred's Hens

    Fred's Hens Chicken Obsessed Premium Member

    The RIR's do not have much, if any white on them. They should be a deep, dark mahogany color. When the percentage of white is so prevalent, one has to assume they are Red Sex Links. They all should be great brown egg layers.

    Rhodel Island Red at 14 weeks

    Red Sex Links at 19 weeks
  6. Cowgirl71

    Cowgirl71 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 5, 2010
    Missouri Ozarks
    Chick on top is a Red Sexlink (aka Red Star, Gold Sexlink, Cinnamon Queen, Golden Comet, etc.).
    Chick on far right is also a Red Sexlink.
    Black chick is a Barred Rock.
    The two red ones in the middle are Rhode Island Reds.

    They should all be awesome brown egg layers! [​IMG]
  7. audrey02026

    audrey02026 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 25, 2011
    Dedham, Ma
    I agree with Cowgirl71

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