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Does anyone know what the breed of this rooster is?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by cindysachs, Apr 17, 2017.

  1. cindysachs

    cindysachs New Egg

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    Tractor supply wasn't sure when she got the only black pullet last year :lol:
     
  2. Leah567

    Leah567 Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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    Looks like barred rock .
     
  3. Leah567

    Leah567 Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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    barred rock sure.
     
  4. Leah567

    Leah567 Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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    Oops.. I mean for sure.
     
  5. cindysachs

    cindysachs New Egg

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    Thanks. .. I was thinking that too but someone said a different name once so just wanted another opinion lol!
     
  6. Leah567

    Leah567 Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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    He's a beautiful rooster!!
     
  7. cindysachs

    cindysachs New Egg

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    Yes but he is turning into a jerk since a dog attacked and killed one of his girls:(
     
  8. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    A rooster is supposed to protect his girls - chickens don't win against dogs - he has probably been upset ever since. I'd cut him some slack.
     
  9. cindysachs

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    Yes he did his job! Thank goodness he did we would have had more dead chickens... My daughter would be heartbroken if he wasn't there.. Now we have to get him back to normal.. Any ideas?
     
  10. Chicken Girl1

    Chicken Girl1 Stuck back in the 40s Premium Member

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    Barred Rock or Black sex-link cockerel
     

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