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Found this chicken hit by car. Breed?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by chickensioux, Oct 10, 2015.

  1. chickensioux

    chickensioux Chillin' With My Peeps

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    She is healing fine. Just not sure of breed or a hen, right?
     
  2. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member

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    Perhaps a Delaware - unsure of the gender.
     
  3. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Where was the injury?
     
  4. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Chicken Obsessed

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    The black tail feathers and neck feathers appear to lack any barring, so I'm thinking it's a Columbian Rock.
     
  5. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life Out of the Woods Premium Member

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    I agree.
     
  6. chickensioux

    chickensioux Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Sorry, never saw this. She could not walk. Wouldn't use one leg but could move it. After a few days, she just limped horribly. Took about a month (long enough to keep her from my flock as well) but she slowly recovered and is now incorporated into my flock and is the sweetest chicken I have. Curious and pesty while I'm cleaning, etc. She was a great find!!!!
     
  7. Chicken fan13

    Chicken fan13 Out Of The Brooder

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    Its a Delaware chicken and probably a female roosters are bigger.
     
  8. keesmom

    keesmom Overrun With Chickens

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    She is a Columbian Rock. A Delaware would have barring in the hackle and tail feathers.
     

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