3 beautiful unknown Chickens

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by gypsy2621, Aug 15, 2008.

  1. gypsy2621

    gypsy2621 Songster

    Jun 29, 2008
    New Hampshire
    I have 3 Beautiful Chickens, and they are confusing me to what breed and as to whether they are Roo's or Hens.
    any help Identifying them is greatly appreciated.




    There was also 2 Turikins in the auction box, so I am not sure if they were all the same brood or not.
    Thanks in Advance.
  2. They are all roos. They kind of look like barred rocks....but crosses maybe? the second one looks soo cool! like orange from another chicken rubbed off on him.lol I dont really know, maybe someone else can help with the breeds.
    Last edited: Aug 15, 2008
  3. gypsy2621

    gypsy2621 Songster

    Jun 29, 2008
    New Hampshire
    What I thinkis so cool about all 3 is the long neck hackles, its like watching silk move.
    I forgot to add , these are very large birds, they are only 19 weeks old and huge.
    Last edited: Aug 15, 2008
  4. reallemons1

    reallemons1 Songster

    Mar 31, 2008
    Gloucester, VA
    Could they be cookco (sp) Marans or Marans mixes? All roos.
  5. scgamecock

    scgamecock Songster

    Jan 18, 2008
    Conway SC
    They are Black Sex Link roo's
  6. jessupfamily

    jessupfamily Songster

    May 14, 2007
    SW Indiana
    All roos (tail feathers!). Definitely Barred Rock mixes. With what, I don't know! [​IMG]
    The second one is beautiful!
  7. al6517

    al6517 Real Men can Cook

    May 13, 2008
    Barred Rock crosss, and boy's to boot.
  8. Mahonri

    Mahonri Urban Desert Chicken Enthusiast

    May 14, 2008
    North Phoenix
    My Coop
    Two look like Black Sex link roos. The bottom one is a Barred rock roo.
  9. DTchickens

    DTchickens Crowing

    Mar 23, 2008
    Bailey, Mississippi.
    Quote:^ what he said.. besides maybe the one in the middle. I dont think black sexlinks have red? :|
  10. gypsy2621

    gypsy2621 Songster

    Jun 29, 2008
    New Hampshire
    Sex link Do have red actually , I have 2 black sex link with red splashes through their feathers.
    kinda makes them look rusted in spots.
    2 Of the boys have started crowing, one is still trying to get it right.
    there is something disturbingabout their voices, its a deep crow with a break to girly high pitch lol.
    first time I heard it I said who the heck was that :LOL
    Still waiting on the second turkin to decide to throw its voice or an egg.
    My other turkin proudly showed he was a He at an early age. this second one is quiet.

    Thank you everyone for you gender help and identification of these beautiful birds.

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