african or chinese opinions please

Discussion in 'Geese' started by quesodano, Dec 2, 2011.

  1. quesodano

    quesodano Out Of The Brooder

    just acquired these not sure what they are

  2. quesodano

    quesodano Out Of The Brooder

    Sorry moderators my mouse pad must of got fruit cake on it. didnt mean to post twice [​IMG]
  3. zzGypsy

    zzGypsy Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aug 8, 2011
    looks like brown chinese to me... at least those look near identical to mine.
  4. quesodano

    quesodano Out Of The Brooder

    as far as temperament they weren't aggressive when i picked them up...they dont want any thing to do with me since they have been here...they dont pick on the pekin ducks in fact the ducks are such piggies i had to put some food in a higher place.

    RAREROO Overrun With Chickens

    Jul 22, 2009
    Alapaha, Ga
    I also say chinese
  6. Rosecomb-Ryan

    Rosecomb-Ryan East Indie Crazed

    Apr 12, 2008
    Sacramento CA
    I would say Hatchery Africans, I have both, I see a slight dewlap on one..
    Heres a pic of each of mine for comparison....
    One of My Brown China Ganders...
    My Brown African Young Gander (6 months old in the picture)
  7. farmdude

    farmdude Chillin' With My Peeps

    Sep 20, 2009
    NE Wisconsin
    The four in front look like hatchery Chinese and the last one looks like a hatchery Africian.
  8. pete55

    pete55 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 19, 2011
    Suffolk, UK
    I have to agree with Farmdude as the bird on the left does look more like an African as it appears larger and 'thicker' set.

    Pete [​IMG]

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