HELP

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by Jenni56, Sep 23, 2013.

  1. Jenni56

    Jenni56 Out Of The Brooder

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    What breed is this? Someone on here said Optington, I had one of those, I don't see it. Very small comb, no tail feathers, just a hump.
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  2. MEMama3

    MEMama3 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I see young buff orpington (maybe 16 weeks or so)
     
  3. AK Baha

    AK Baha Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Here are some pics of my orpingtons for comparison. The younger hen has a smaller comb.
     
  4. Veer67

    Veer67 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Yep, I would say a Buff Orpington pullet, here's my BO.

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  5. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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    Your hen looks to have the nice cushion fluffy butt orpingtons are supposed to have. They're really not supposed to have tail feathers sticking up, they're supposed to be round like a basketball. Hatchery stock has lost that rounded look much of the time.
     

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