Breed or Breeds?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by binky1902, Jan 11, 2015.

  1. binky1902

    binky1902 Out Of The Brooder

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    This guy was in the straight-run bin at Atwoods...which is kinda like TSC. He is around 14-15 weeks old now and his name is Russo. He is colored like the Black Australorp is but has some red in there. Could he be Black Australorp with a little red? Anybody care to guess what he may be? Thanks.


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  2. ThePRfan

    ThePRfan Chillin' With My Peeps

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    He looks like a copper maran.
    Infact,im pretty sure he is.

    Beautiful breed,good luck!
     
  3. binky1902

    binky1902 Out Of The Brooder

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    Thanks so much for the reply. I believe that they get their chicks from Ideal. He is a young guy but he is a really good rooster. He spends most of his time making the hens eat, looking up and signaling at the sign of any large birds, etc. He also is very, very noisy but he don't bother me.
     
  4. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Chicken Obsessed

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    Agreed. He is a hatchery quality Black Copper Marans rooster.
     
  5. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Overrun With Chickens

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    Black Copper Marans.
     
  6. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Overrun With Chickens

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    He's a Black Copper Marans.
     

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