Barred rock or plymouth rock.....dont know..and what gender?help me out..........

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by Skhan, Jan 29, 2014.

  1. Skhan

    Skhan Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I got a chick 2 months old......and i dont know the gender .....and i am confused about the breed....plymouth rock or barred rock?[​IMG]

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    .....i had posted some pictures please help me out......
     
  2. Fred's Hens

    Fred's Hens Chicken Obsessed Premium Member

    The breed name is Plymouth Rock. Plymouth Rocks have several varieties. Barred, Buff, White, Columbian, Silvered Penciled, etc.
     
  3. LTygress

    LTygress Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Barred rock is the same as a plymouth rock. Barred is just one of several 'colors' of the breed. White rocks, Barred rocks, Partridge rocks, Buff rocks... they're all the same. They are the color varieties of a plymouth rock.
     
  4. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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    And it's female.
     
  5. Skhan

    Skhan Chillin' With My Peeps

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    are plymouth rocks are good layer??????????????
     
  6. juliechick

    juliechick Transplanted Hillbilly

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    Yes, usually very good layers.
     
  7. LTygress

    LTygress Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Agreed. They will give you an egg almost every day of the year.
     
  8. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Overrun With Chickens

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    You have a female.
     
  9. Skhan

    Skhan Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Thanks to all of you........I am happy that i have chossen a good breed and a hen it was very difficult to find these in India.........
     
  10. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Overrun With Chickens

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    It is a pretty Barred Plymouth Rock pullet.
     

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