Dutch bantam or oeg bantam

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by Chickenguy6373, Dec 8, 2018 at 2:55 PM.

  1. Chickenguy6373

    Chickenguy6373 In the Brooder

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    Help does anyone know if this is an oeg or Dutch bantam it is a rooster as it crows 03AD356F-0E8E-46D2-A9B7-21D602AD0B05.jpeg B8686493-4FCF-4E41-981D-2C5DCAD07A6C.jpeg
     

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  2. Definitely not a dutch bantam.
     
  3. JedJackson

    JedJackson Free Ranging

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    It's not either. It's a cross breed, probably with Silkie in its ancestry.
     
  4. Cyprus

    Cyprus Master of the 'never give up' attitude

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    I would agree, although it almost looks like a Watermaal. Unlikely, given how rare the breed is.
     
  5. Chickenguy6373

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    @JedJackson I really don’t think it’s a Wilkie no similarities do u see any?
     
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  6. Cyprus

    Cyprus Master of the 'never give up' attitude

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    He said cross.
    Dark comb, dark legs and crest indicate silkie cross, but lack of foot feathering does not.
    Possible Polish and D'Anvers cross.
    Where did you get him from?
     
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  7. JedJackson

    JedJackson Free Ranging

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    Yes, it does have the look of that breed, and its legs are clean. But the comb type and color seem more in line with a Silkie cross, to me.
     
  8. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician

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    Neither. I agree with @JedJackson that it is most likely a crossbred carrying silky DNA. It's most likely an f2 or later cross.
     
  9. Alexandra33

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    Pretty Silkie cross. :)

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  10. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years.

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    agree with Sourland
     

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