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Does anyone know what breed this little orange lady is? She has been hanging out in our yard the past few days so we put her in the pen with ours.. Just curious what kind she is!



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She appears to be a Production Red or Production Red hybrid. If she's very heavy she may be a Red Ranger cross.

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200 something birds. 8 species. ♥ Norman ♥ Norma ♥ Misha ♥ and ♥ Taylor ♥ are my babies.
Visit Norman the Rooster's Thread Here!
Breeding Sex Linked Silkies, Gamefowl, and EEs/OEs. Amateur genetics buff. Caponization practitioner/advocate.
Working at The Poultry Palace in Placerville, CA. Come see us for started pullets, chicks, Bar Ale feed, & more!

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Originally Posted by QueenMisha View Post

She appears to be a Production Red or Production Red hybrid. If she's very heavy she may be a Red Ranger cross.

Are those usually on the larger side? The pictures I have seen they look bigger... She is much smaller than our brahmas and really light weight
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Are those usually on the larger side? The pictures I have seen they look bigger... She is much smaller than our brahmas and really light weight

Yes, they're a slow growing broiler and grow very large and heavy. If she's lightweight she's a simple Production Red or cross thereof. I figured that's what she was, but she had a bit of a Ranger look to her so I threw out the suggestion.

200 something birds. 8 species. ♥ Norman ♥ Norma ♥ Misha ♥ and ♥ Taylor ♥ are my babies.
Visit Norman the Rooster's Thread Here!
Breeding Sex Linked Silkies, Gamefowl, and EEs/OEs. Amateur genetics buff. Caponization practitioner/advocate.
Working at The Poultry Palace in Placerville, CA. Come see us for started pullets, chicks, Bar Ale feed, & more!

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200 something birds. 8 species. ♥ Norman ♥ Norma ♥ Misha ♥ and ♥ Taylor ♥ are my babies.
Visit Norman the Rooster's Thread Here!
Breeding Sex Linked Silkies, Gamefowl, and EEs/OEs. Amateur genetics buff. Caponization practitioner/advocate.
Working at The Poultry Palace in Placerville, CA. Come see us for started pullets, chicks, Bar Ale feed, & more!

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