Help identify this little guy/gal :)

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by CoreyHunnicutt, Sep 10, 2014.

  1. CoreyHunnicutt

    CoreyHunnicutt Hatching

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    Got this bird as a free exotic and trying to figure out what it is. Any help Is greatly appreciated. Thank you in advance.
     
  2. lightchick

    lightchick Crowing

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    Welcome to BYC! Is the chick bald all the way around his neck?
     
  3. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Crowing 5 Years

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    Looks like a Naked Neck/Turken, but I'm not sure on its variety.
     
  4. lightchick

    lightchick Crowing

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    That's what I was thinking....
     
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  5. speckledhen

    speckledhen Intentional Solitude Premium Member 11 Years

    Yup, it's a Turken, aka Naked Neck. They lay big brown eggs, though the "exotic" extra is usually male. Hope you got a nice little NN pullet.
     
  6. CoreyHunnicutt

    CoreyHunnicutt Hatching

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    Just curious because of the little patch of fur in the middle of the neck. Is that because it's a chick? Thank you all for the help.
     
  7. speckledhen

    speckledhen Intentional Solitude Premium Member 11 Years

    No, if you google Turkens or Naked Neck images on the web, you'll see the adults have a patch of feathers there as well.
     
  8. CoreyHunnicutt

    CoreyHunnicutt Hatching

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    Oh okay. Thank you all very much.
     
  9. Cowgirl71

    Cowgirl71 Songster

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    Definitely a Turken/Naked Neck!
     
  10. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Crowing 5 Years

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    Naked Neck/Turken.
     

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