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Chicken or velociraptor???????

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by froggiesheins, Dec 22, 2010.

  1. froggiesheins

    froggiesheins Crowing

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    This is the dominent roo at the stables where I keep my horse. He looks like a dinsaur throw-back to me. What heck is he??? Man he has got a set of spurs on him![​IMG][​IMG][​IMG]
     

  2. Peppypap

    Peppypap In the Brooder

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    Wow! I have made that conection so many times just in the way my hens act. Love the title! Some sort of game bird?
     
  3. froggiesheins

    froggiesheins Crowing

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    I know its gotta be a gamey bird of some kind, just curious if anyone knows what kind of game bird. He is a mean sucker. Always getting into scrapes/ fights. Yer right about them being considered birds of prey, chickens realy are.....
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  4. peacockfarmer1

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    that rooster is game and is probably an asil cross or maybe pure asil
     
  5. Buugette

    Buugette [IMG]emojione/assets/png/2665.png?v=2.2.7[/IMG]Cra

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    I vote velociraptor!

    Hmmmmm.... Beware the guard Rooster... enter at your own risk.

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  6. FarmGirl01

    FarmGirl01 Songster

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    Quote:Agree. But raptor sounds better.
     
  7. kulangi

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    This is Asil rooster.
     

  8. froggiesheins

    froggiesheins Crowing

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    Thanks for the imput...I looked up Asil and yer all correct.....its a raptor! [​IMG]
     
  9. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member

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    Chicken/velociraptor = one and the same. Looks like an Asil American game X. I don't doubt that he is king of the barnyard. Once upon a time (when I was a kid MANY years ago) every farm around here had one of those running with the farm flock. In the autumn they were removed for illicit purposes.
     
  10. Sandy16

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    [​IMG] so glad to know that our chickens aren't the only ones that sound like they are from Jurassic Park! I wonder what the neighbors thought the first time they heard the screech [​IMG]
     

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