Breed Suggestions - A month on

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by Elsachicken, Mar 30, 2017.

  1. Elsachicken

    Elsachicken Out Of The Brooder

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    It was a month ago I posted to find out breed, the responses were most definitely a light Sussex for the white one but I had mixed responses for the black hen, most people suggesting a cuckoo maran. So a month has gone by and Dotty looks so much better than she did since she arrived!

    Does anyone think differently to breeds now they are a bit older?
     
  2. 100chicklover

    100chicklover Out Of The Brooder

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    The first one is a bardrock the second is a Columbian wyandotte
     
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  3. chickens really

    chickens really Overrun With Chickens

    Barred Rock and a Columbian Rock.....;)


    Cheers!
     
  4. 100chicklover

    100chicklover Out Of The Brooder

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    It's not a Columbian rock it is a Columbian Wyandotte
     
  5. chickens really

    chickens really Overrun With Chickens

    lol...;)....Anyways...
     
  6. Gray Farms

    Gray Farms Chillin' With My Peeps

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    "Black" one is a Barred Rock. Can we get a clear close up pic of the white ones face. One pic looks single combed and the other pic looks rose combed.
     
  7. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Overrun With Chickens

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    Since the barred bird looks to have white legs, it is probably a Cuckoo Marans. The other is a Light Sussex.
     
  8. Elsachicken

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    Thanks for the replies everyone. Suggestions have changed quite a bit in a month but I've had fun googling the breeds and finding out more [​IMG]

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  9. Elsachicken

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    Thanks for the reply.

    The legs on the 'black' one seem white but have a very faint tint of yellow.
     
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