Are we BOTH barred rocks?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by Camelot Farms, Jun 14, 2009.

  1. Camelot Farms

    Camelot Farms Chickenista

    So, I am a little new to the whole chicken thing...just checking to see if these are both Barred Rock banties? One has white legs the other has black. Does that mean anything?

    Thank you...The New Egg [​IMG]


  2. rodriguezpoultry

    rodriguezpoultry Langshan Lover

    Jan 4, 2009
    Claremore, OK
    Neither of them are Barred Rocks.

    They look more OEG than Barred Plymouth Rock bantams.
  3. Camelot Farms

    Camelot Farms Chickenista

    Nooooo! I hate it when I get 'taken'. Next time more research, less spontaneous purchasing....*hanging my head in embarrassment*
  4. TriciaHowe

    TriciaHowe Mother Hen

    Nov 11, 2008
    Trenton, FL
    I DEFINATELY could be wrong but they look like cuckoo or barred oegb's.
  5. Chicks R Friends NOT Food

    Chicks R Friends NOT Food Songster

    Feb 15, 2009
    Chariho RI
    Yeah I don't think either are. My BR (roo) never had a tail like that, and they look pretty small. I don't know what they could be though. [​IMG]
  6. danielbrown

    danielbrown Songster

    Feb 27, 2009
    Spartanburg, sc
    Barred OEGB
  7. Sonoran Silkies

    Sonoran Silkies Flock Mistress

    Jan 4, 2009
    Tempe, Arizona
    The first one is feather legged, and both look to be cuckoo rather than barred. I can't tell whether the 2nd has feathered legs or not. Which one has black legs? And probably a silly question as I don't think either are one of the 5 breeds with 5 toes, but how many toes do they have?

    They look to be nice birds, but we need to see legs and feet to get better ID. Could be marans?
  8. halo

    halo Got The Blues

    Nov 22, 2007
    My Coop
    They look more cuckoo than barred to me, and certainly aren't rocks. They're kinda cute, tho.
  9. SunAngel

    SunAngel Songster

    May 20, 2008
    Chambersburg, Pa.
    Awww they are adorable, I would love to find some barred OEGBs around here. Sorry you didn't get your Barred Rocks though.
  10. bargain

    bargain Love God, Hubby & farm

    Apr 13, 2008
    Bowdon, GA
    Don't feel Bad please. They look like healthy poultry and that's important!

    They are cute and nice. You can problem sell them or give them as gifts. I would take them if we were nearby!

    I'll be glad to ship you some barred rock hatching eggs if you need some. Please just pm me and thanks!

    Here's a pic of them


    Thanks and have a blessed day.

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