Barred Rock with a rose comb?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by gbartha, Jan 18, 2017.

  1. gbartha

    gbartha Chillin' With My Peeps

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    What could my barred rock mix be mixed with? She has a rose comb and lays beautiful shiny darker brown eggs.

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  2. SunHwaKwon

    SunHwaKwon Overrun With Chickens

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    Are you sure its not a barred wyandotte?
     
  3. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Overrun With Chickens

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    She could be a Dominique, or a Dominique mix. Where did you get her from?
     
  4. gbartha

    gbartha Chillin' With My Peeps

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    She is def. part barred rock because the only roo was a barred rock. My coworker that I got her from has 13 other breeds and didn't know all the types. I hatched her out last summer.
     
  5. Gray Farms

    Gray Farms Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Likely a Wyandotte cross, as big and fluffy as she is.
     
  6. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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    If the rooster was a barred Rock, my thought is the momma was a silver laced Wyandotte. That's a classic Wyandotte body shape, and the rose comb is dominant.

    I had a rooster of basically the same cross, but I didn't keep him long enough for him to really mature and get the nice heavy body, he was still gangly when I had him....

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  7. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    agree with donrae
     

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