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Buff Orpington or Buff Rock

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by Nimblefreckle, Oct 27, 2012.

  1. Nimblefreckle

    Nimblefreckle Out Of The Brooder

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    How can you tell the difference between Buff Orpington hens and buff Rock hens?
    I have two that are that color but I am unsure of breed. I will try to get some good pictures tomorrow.

    If you have comparison pics that would be great.
     
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  3. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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    Plus Rocks are solid, denser birds. Orpingtons should look like fluff balls, esp with poofy bums.
     

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