Can anyone tell me what kind of rooster I have?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by hammond16, Nov 7, 2016.

  1. hammond16

    hammond16 Out Of The Brooder

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    We got this rooster over the summer and I never have been able to find out what kind he is, does anyone have any ideas?
     
  2. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member

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    [​IMG] I would guess a Wyandotte'/Buff Orpington cross or a Wyandotte/New Hampshire cross. He's a beauty.
     
  3. Gray Farms

    Gray Farms Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Wow what a Wyandotte. Probably somebody's color project. Not a recognized color, but I'd guess he all or mostly Wyandotte.
     
  4. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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    I'd say a kind of funky quality buff Wyandotte, except those white legs. makes me think maybe mixed with Orpington.
     
  5. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member

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  6. Bogtown Chick

    Bogtown Chick Overrun With Chickens

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    Agree with all of the above and what a fine boy he is. [​IMG][​IMG]
     
  7. hammond16

    hammond16 Out Of The Brooder

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    Thanks so much! He and our black australorp hatched out a bunch of chicks that are pretty cool looking but they make very weird sounds! (Not like any chicken I've ever heard) so I was trying to figure out if it might be breed characteristic of something he has in him!
     
  8. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    What coloring , in the light he just GLOWS - beautiful.
     

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