Barred Rock.....?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by somissemilyy, Nov 30, 2010.

  1. somissemilyy

    somissemilyy Chillin' With My Peeps

    275
    1
    111
    Jun 5, 2010
    Coldwater, MS
    Is this a Barred Rock or a Dominque?


    [the middle one]
    [​IMG]




    Thanks so much. I thought she was a Dominque..
     
  2. punky rooster

    punky rooster Awesome

    Jul 21, 2010
    hatchery barred rock
     
  3. somissemilyy

    somissemilyy Chillin' With My Peeps

    275
    1
    111
    Jun 5, 2010
    Coldwater, MS
    what is a hatchery?
     
  4. punky rooster

    punky rooster Awesome

    Jul 21, 2010
    the quality of the bird you could just say production or not pure bred
     
  5. somissemilyy

    somissemilyy Chillin' With My Peeps

    275
    1
    111
    Jun 5, 2010
    Coldwater, MS
    Oh okay. Thanks [​IMG]
     
  6. speckledhen

    speckledhen Intentional Solitude Premium Member

    punky means it looks like a Barred Rock you'd get from a hatchery as opposed to a breeder of quality Barred Plymouth Rocks.
     
  7. somissemilyy

    somissemilyy Chillin' With My Peeps

    275
    1
    111
    Jun 5, 2010
    Coldwater, MS
    I'm still new to chickens. I had no idea what all that means. Haha, Thanks speckledhen! [​IMG]
     
  8. FarmerJohn3285

    FarmerJohn3285 County Line Farms

    914
    2
    128
    Nov 18, 2010
    Trenton, SC
    Why couldn't it be a "hatchery Dom'??? By the comb and the fuzzy barring i was suspecting Dom....why ya'll say hatchery BR?
     
  9. PepsNick

    PepsNick Back to Business

    May 9, 2010
    Egglanta, GA
    Comb and body shame look like dominique to me.
     
  10. Chris09

    Chris09 Circle (M) Ranch

    11,005
    434
    328
    Jun 1, 2009
    Ohio
    Quote:Dominique should have a Rose Comb and more, "Game-ish looking.


    Chris
     

BackYard Chickens is proudly sponsored by