Which breeds are these?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by hobby, Jan 14, 2013.

  1. hobby

    hobby Out Of The Brooder

    I recently purchase my first chick but I don't know what breed they are. Can anyone help? [​IMG][​IMG]
     
  2. ramirezframing

    ramirezframing Overrun With Chickens

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    the black and white one looks like a barred rock but a picture of them without the heat lamp would help alot
     
  3. hobby

    hobby Out Of The Brooder

    How is this?[​IMG]
     
  4. TommyGirl

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    Maybe Barred and Partridge Rocks? They are very pretty! Good luck with them!
     
  5. my sunwolf

    my sunwolf Chillin' With My Peeps

    That bottom one looks a lot like an Easter Egger to me.
     
  6. hobby

    hobby Out Of The Brooder

    They have yellow feet with four toes.
     
  7. Cabotchick

    Cabotchick Out Of The Brooder

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    looks like EE and Barred Rocks. The light one might be a welsummer if it doesnt have face fuzz too. I got one last year. was told it was an EE or Auracanna, chicken people know how that one goes. It ended up as a Welsummer. Where did you get them and did they have them marked
     
  8. hobby

    hobby Out Of The Brooder

    They did not have them marked.
     
  9. my sunwolf

    my sunwolf Chillin' With My Peeps

    x2 If ALL the chipmunky ones have single combs, they're more likely to be Welsummers. Keep in mind that EE's often have pea combs (but can have single combs) and that they can have any color legs. It all depends on what they're mixed with.

    The black and white ones are probably Barred Rocks like TommyGirl said.
     
  10. debid

    debid Overrun With Chickens

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    There are several breeds that start life with chipmunk stripes and straight combs. Welsummer, partridge Rock, brown Leghorn, Speckled Sussex... Mixes... You can eliminate SS if the skin is yellow.
     

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