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post #11 of 18
I agree with Donrea, from Murray McMurray, he appears to be a Pioneer or Ranger. Either way, he is gorgeous!
post #12 of 18

Beilfelder 's look very similar as well.

 

In regards to you hen you posted, I would say splash EE, leg colour is EE but she has a straight comb so I am a bit puzzled?  Very pretty what ever she is!! :)

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Chickens: Euskal Oiloa (Marraduna), Cream Brabanter, Bantam Chocolate Cuckoo Orpingtons & Rumpless Araucanas.
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post #13 of 18
I'm going with a splash Blue Andalusian... She looks just like my little "free exotic" roo from McMurray lol, Mr. Blue...

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post #14 of 18
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:welcome

 

First question is, what hatchery? Cuckoo Orpingtons aren't a readily available as hatchery birds. From what I can see, he's got yellow skin, so that rules out Orpington. I'm leaning toward one of the hybrid meat birds like a Pioneer or Rainbow, but knowing the hatchery will narrow things down.

 

Your black hens with red ticking at the throat/breast are black sex links.

Agreed

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Breeder of Dutch bantams, Wyandotte bantams, and a few exhibition rabbits.

Feel free to ask me questions about chicken and rabbit care, breeds, and showing! I'm always happy to help!

 

"All the world's a stage,
And all the men and women merely players;
They have their exits and their entrances,
And one man in his time plays many parts."

--William Shakespeare

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post #15 of 18
Thread Starter 

 

Here is another one of Princess. (she always thinks she's above the rest LOL) 


Edited by oceanbound - 10/27/15 at 7:02pm
post #16 of 18

MMM rules out all the rarer breeds that have been suggested. I'm sticking with Pioneer.

 

The splash bird looks like an Andalusian, I'm pretty sure I see white earlobes.

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MMM rules out all the rarer breeds that have been suggested. I'm sticking with Pioneer.

The splash bird looks like an Andalusian, I'm pretty sure I see white earlobes.

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post #18 of 18
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MMM rules out all the rarer breeds that have been suggested. I'm sticking with Pioneer.

The splash bird looks like an Andalusian, I'm pretty sure I see white earlobes.

McMurray needs some new pictures up for those Pioneers, lol theirs look, well, like Hatchery hens ha-ha... Maybe they should put the OPs pic up there for better advertisement wink.png
Based on that pic, I wouldn't want any, but from the OPs rooster pic, I want some lol big_smile.png
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Here is another one of Princess. (she always thinks she's above the rest LOL) 

Yep, I would say she is definitely Blue Andalusian; I love the splash coloring of my cockerel! It's almost lavendar smile.png He's very "princessy" too lol; always right up front, "look at me, I'm pretty" kind if attitude ha-ha wink.png
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