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Black rooster with lacing on neck feathers?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by KWAK, Jun 28, 2011.

  1. KWAK

    KWAK Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 2, 2009
    Michigan
    He was given to me a few years ago and was told he is a black astralorp... he looks like one but has white lacing on the neck/saddle feathers? what is he?
     
  2. dretd

    dretd Chillin' With My Peeps

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    You'll have to give us a picture. He sounds pretty, er, I mean handsome!
     
  3. KWAK

    KWAK Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 2, 2009
    Michigan
    he is:) i will upload a pic soon... his comb was frost bitten so he's missing the tips.... and 2 toes... haha he ran away all winter and came back this spring:)
     
  4. Firearia

    Firearia Chillin' With My Peeps

    Oh wow, that's amazing that you got him back after that winter! He sounds like an amazing bird, in both personality and looks~ [​IMG]
     
  5. KWAK

    KWAK Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 2, 2009
    Michigan
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    this is him:)
    sorry thats a really bad pic:(
     
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  6. KWAK

    KWAK Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 2, 2009
    Michigan
    and just for fun
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    his first chick/son
     
  7. KWAK

    KWAK Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 2, 2009
    Michigan
    Any one know what he is???
     
  8. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted

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    He may have one Australorp parent but he's not pure. Better pic would help but I'm thinking he's a nice mixed breed roo.
     
  9. WooingWyandotte

    WooingWyandotte Overrun With Chickens

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    He's beautiful. Guessing a barnyard cross of some sort.
     
  10. KWAK

    KWAK Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 2, 2009
    Michigan
    barnyard mix is what i thought... my aunt has one that looks like him and said its a "german i forgot the rest" every time i ask her... [​IMG]
     

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