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A little help...?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by YardBirdCovert, Sep 11, 2012.

  1. YardBirdCovert

    YardBirdCovert New Egg

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    I seized this chicken from a property that was cruelly confining their animals. When the court hearing was over and we were granted custody, I ended up adopting it. But I have no clue what it is. Any ideas?




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  2. Mskayladog

    Mskayladog Chillin' With My Peeps

    My guess is a Easter egger with those slate colored legs
     
  3. YardBirdCovert

    YardBirdCovert New Egg

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    It's a very large bird, with super long legs. Its fun to watch it sprint across the yard chasing bugs like a velociraptor. :) Looks like a rooster to me but has not crowed in the few weeks we've had it.
     
  4. ramirezframing

    ramirezframing Overrun With Chickens

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    ee roo
     
  5. ChickenGrit

    ChickenGrit Chillin' With My Peeps

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    EE roo...do you have any idea how old?
     
  6. ChickenExtreme

    ChickenExtreme Chillin' With My Peeps

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  7. ChickenExtreme

    ChickenExtreme Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I'm guessing no more than 4 to 5 months [​IMG]
     
  8. YardBirdCovert

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    Thats the thing, he's BIG. We've had him for about 3 weeks now and he hasn't crowed. At what age do they usually start crowing?
     
  9. ESofVA

    ESofVA Chillin' With My Peeps

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    My guess would not be an EE. Legs too long, & too big. Looks more gamey to me. Is his comb natural or can you tell if it has been cut off? What did the person keep the chickens for?
     
    Last edited: Sep 12, 2012
  10. ChickenExtreme

    ChickenExtreme Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I see that now, It's still a mix [​IMG]
     

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