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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:
free range eggs, commercial egg production, lovely disposition, Egg Machine Chicken, excellent foragers
Challenging:
Predator, stew pot, occasional broody
Interesting:
battery farm, ISA Browns, environmentally sustainable pet, little brown birds, little dust baths
Overall review
  • Currently 100
4.4 (19)
RedPhoenix
I'd never kept chickens before, so I had no idea what...
Review by: RedPhoenix (5) June 14, 2015 13:29
  • Currently 100
5.00
1 photo
Anna71
I really am a fan of chickens, probably for any numbe...
Review by: Anna71 (7) updated June 03, 2015 18:34
  • Currently 100
3.75
1 photo
lady162
Brown Sex-Links (AKA Isa Browns) is THE chicken breed...
Review by: lady162 (2) May 19, 2015 18:10
  • Currently 100
4.25
1 photo
PStushnoff
I know these hens as ISA Browns. They are a large, br...
Review by: PStushnoff (17) April 13, 2015 22:26
  • Currently 100
4.00
1 photo
elizad
Chickens are interesting to say the least. People are...
Review by: elizad (5) March 20, 2015 20:20
  • Currently 100
3.75
1 photo

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