feather legs

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by jaybird56, Sep 9, 2014.

  1. jaybird56

    jaybird56 Hatching

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    i just picked up 3 free chickens with feathers on legs 1 is a white and red rooster and 1 looks like a small size RIR rooster with feather legs, anybody know what breeds these could be ? Thanks for help
     

  2. Sunshine0235

    Sunshine0235 Songster

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    We cant tell you what they are without pictures, there are a lot of breed with feathered legs, and lots the are red, so only pictures can help.
     
  3. CityFarmer202

    CityFarmer202 Chirping

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    do you have pics?

    Oh, and Welcome to backyard chickens :)
     
  4. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Crowing

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    A picture would help. They could be mixes. The one that looks like a Rhode Island Red with feathered legs could be a Red Cochin.
     

  5. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Crowing

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    We need photos to make an accurate guess. [​IMG]
     
  6. jaybird56

    jaybird56 Hatching

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    these are the roosters anybody have any ideas ?
     
  7. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Crowing

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    They look like mixed breeds. The first bird may be a Golden Neck D'uccle mix. The red bird may be a Red Cochin mix.
     

  8. jaybird56

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    Thanks, are these good breeds to have ?
     

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