Again Seeking Chicken Masters Help

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by blackwell711, Aug 4, 2013.

  1. blackwell711

    blackwell711 Out Of The Brooder

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    This is Hooty, he is an awesome something or another that I bought at our local feed store (who buys their chicks from Ideal) on June 5th. Clearly he's a late bloomer, also bought the White Jap Bantam, BRock,& Araucana at the same time, they all look like the small version of their breed. I'm certain he's a bantam but I have searched books but can't find any matches. Regardless, he's the boldest lil critter that doesn't back down when challenged by other roos. would appreciate any ideas on what he will be when he grows up.[​IMG]
     
  2. vickichicki

    vickichicki Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Holey moley no denying him being a rooster at such a young age huh!

    Ok, that was not helpful I know :D he alsmot has a d'Uccle look to him, do they even come in Lanvender?

    Just googled it, yes they do. Try looking at a few lavender d'Uccle pictures, he would be lacking a beard (might grow in), either way, what a cutie
     
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  3. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Overrun With Chickens

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    Certainly a rooster.
     
  4. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Overrun With Chickens

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    Definitely a little rooster. He might be a Cochin bantam. Or, as vickichicki mentioned, he could also be a D' Uccle.
     
  5. blackwell711

    blackwell711 Out Of The Brooder

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    Wow. That is a great start. Thank you all for all you ideas.
     
  6. WaterfowlWierdo

    WaterfowlWierdo Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I would say a cochin
     
  7. Jeniferl29

    Jeniferl29 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I am going with Cochin bantam
     
  8. blackwell711

    blackwell711 Out Of The Brooder

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    Do many of the bantam breeds take that long to receive their feathers? And I wonder how long it will be till he is "mature" enough to be sure?
     
  9. buttercup95

    buttercup95 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I'd say he's a self blue cochin bantam! Adorable though [​IMG]
     
  10. Jeniferl29

    Jeniferl29 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I have found that my Cochins and Brahmas took longer to feather. I have a self blue cochin bantam roo who got his tail plucked by some of the other chickens. He could be your Roos bigger brother. Lol
     

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