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Found a stray bird, what breed is she/he? :)

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by Turkeytroubles, Nov 5, 2014.

  1. Turkeytroubles

    Turkeytroubles Out Of The Brooder

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    Found a bird in Cambridge and picked it up to take home. It has a poorly leg which we will get checked out soon. At first a thought it was a turkey but I put this on a thread and someone said it looks like a Malay hen (which it does!!). It has very long legs and neck compared to a chicken. Many thanks. :D[​IMG]
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  2. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Overrun With Chickens

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    Probably a Malay or Malay mix.
     
  3. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Chicken Obsessed

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    I agree.
     
  4. theoldchick

    theoldchick The Chicken Whisperer

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    How kind of you to take in a stray chicken. That's a mighty fine dinner you have set out for her/him.
     
  5. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Overrun With Chickens

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    x3
     
  6. Ever1

    Ever1 Out Of The Brooder

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    So nice of you to take in a stray!
     
  7. Turkeytroubles

    Turkeytroubles Out Of The Brooder

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    Thanks for the replies; i am pretty sure it's a malay hen. Ha yeah i take in a lot of strays, weird that they always seem to find me :lol:
     
  8. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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    Agree on the Malay mix, but I don't think it's a hen. That looks to be rooster coloring. Better pic would help confirm.
     
  9. Turkeytroubles

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    Don't have any better pictures, will have some more by Monday :)
     

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