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Hen featherd serama rooster

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by CindyS, Nov 9, 2009.

  1. CindyS

    CindyS Songster

    Apr 14, 2008
    Geneseo, Illinois
    This little guy is hen feathered, Just noticed it the other day, thought it was pretty strange so I though I would post a pic[​IMG]

  2. cthrash1

    cthrash1 Songster

    Apr 15, 2008
    Somerset, KY
    Quote:Awe and he's sooooo sooo cute too!!!!! That is odd...
  3. 19hhbelgian

    19hhbelgian Pigs DO Fly!!

    Apr 9, 2009
    New Tripoli PA
    Are you sure he is 100% serama? Is it at all possible that he could have some sebright (or I've read that some campines are hen feathered) genes in there somewhere? He's very cute, but I wonder if he will pass that on to his offspring? I'm not sure that would be a good thing... Please don't take offense [​IMG]. I do think he is handsome!! [​IMG]
  4. Princess Amri

    Princess Amri Is Mostly Harmless

    Jul 16, 2009
    best coast
    You could breed hen feathered Seramas! That would be cool.
  5. CindyS

    CindyS Songster

    Apr 14, 2008
    Geneseo, Illinois
    No sebright in there:) He is 4th generation from my birds hatched from original stock from Seramas of Tennesee. I do have a young son of his that I am suspecting is the same way, I need to go and look at him closer.:)nope, just went out and looked, his saddle feathers are coming in normal.
    Last edited: Nov 9, 2009
  6. YB192004

    YB192004 Songster

    Jun 16, 2009
    I don t know about you but I would love to have a true serama that is alittle different from everyone else. He is very nice!!!! Love that color......I don't see too many of that color around. How old is he??? He looks kind of young to have all feather out.
  7. briarpatchfarms

    briarpatchfarms Songster

    Jul 24, 2008
    Grayson, Ky
    Well that is pretty cool how old is he?

  8. walkswithdog

    walkswithdog Crowing

    Jul 17, 2008
    DC Region
    Okay, that is pretty cool and looks interesting. I could see being tempted by a hen feathered line, but then I love genetics roulette.
  9. BluegrassSeramas

    BluegrassSeramas Serama Savvy

    Aug 25, 2008
    Central Kentucky
    Great V shape and chest, but whats up with his comb?

    Does he have pointy saddles? Or round ones? Or just no banner sickles?

    Genetics roulette--- lol
    Thats a great way of describing serama genetics! [​IMG]
  10. briarpatchfarms

    briarpatchfarms Songster

    Jul 24, 2008
    Grayson, Ky
    Quote:The reason I was asking age was I have one 5month old and 7 month old and the 7month old is just starting to get his saddle feathers, matbe hes just a late bloomer! But yeah good type to him though!

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