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Brown Sex-Link Chicken

Brown Sex-Link Chicken


Other name(s):
 ISA Brown; Hubbard Brown; Hubbard ISA

Scientific name: Gallus gallus domesticus

Country / Place of origin: Not known

History: Sex-linkable chickens are cross-bred chickens whose color at hatching is differentiated by sex. The Brown Sex-Link Chicken is any sex-link chicken in which hens hatch brown in color. Brown Sex-Link Chickens are typically a cross between a Rhode Island Red rooster and a White Plymouth Rock hen.

Reviews
Owners say:
Wonderful:
excellent foragers, free range eggs, commercial egg production, lovely disposition, Egg Machine Chicken
Challenging:
stew pot, Predator
Interesting:
battery farm, ISA Browns, environmentally sustainable pet, little brown birds, little dust baths
Overall review
  • Currently 100
4.6 (12)
diddlydee12
I rescued 12 battery hens and the feeling you get kno...
Review by: diddlydee12 (6) June 07, 2014 09:50
  • Currently 100
4.50
1 photo
Tintara
Strictly speaking the brown sex-link hen or ISA Brown...
Review by: Tintara (8) May 24, 2014 00:09
  • Currently 100
4.75
1 photo
albar33
In Australia these are called ISA Browns and up until...
Review by: albar33 (6) March 15, 2014 02:03
  • Currently 100
3.50
1 photo
chrhen2007
I love these chickens! They are very low-maintenance ...
Review by: chrhen2007 (59) December 04, 2013 09:17
  • Currently 100
5.00
coachmentormom
We generally call these girls Isa Browns. They are TH...
Review by: coachmentormom (22) November 12, 2013 08:41
  • Currently 100
5.00
1 photo

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