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would anyone know the breed and gender of these chicks

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by brissilkie, May 2, 2017.

  1. brissilkie

    brissilkie In the Brooder

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    Hi. Just wondering if anyone might know the breed and sex of these chicks. Thanks guys
     

  2. brissilkie

    brissilkie In the Brooder

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  3. Chicken Girl1

    Chicken Girl1 Queen of the Coop

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    Where did you get them? The Black one looks like a pullet and it maybe an Australorp but if it has copper feathers growing around the neck or chest it is most likely a BSL.
     
  4. brissilkie

    brissilkie In the Brooder

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    Hi I got the, from a backyard breeder when they were only a few days old. She said they were silkies but they definitely are not. When I let them out in the mornings Ng they both run at each other and hit their chests. I'm not sure if this is normal chicken behaviour as I've got 2 silkie hens and they definitely don't act like that. Thanks for your thoughts. I hope they are both hens
     
  5. brissilkie

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  6. Chicken Girl1

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    I would wait a little and post again in two weeks or so since at this point there are so many options of breeds (or mixed breeds) and they are two young to sex definitely.
     
  7. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    too young but, a wild guess would be black pullet, white cockerel
     

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