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Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by GaNewChick, Mar 18, 2009.

  1. GaNewChick

    GaNewChick Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 12, 2009
    McDonough, Ga.
    I was told that these were game fighting cocks. Bred for cockfighting. Is that so?

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  2. NYREDS

    NYREDS Overrun With Chickens

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    Beautiful birds. While they look like gamefowl they appear to be getting along much too well. If they were really gamefowl 2 males would not be together w/o fighting.
     
  3. GaNewChick

    GaNewChick Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 12, 2009
    McDonough, Ga.
    This photo was taken a couple of months ago....since mating season kicked in, I went from 6 roosters to 2. They fought until they died. We are in the process of building a coop to keep them separated.

    Thanks for the info!
     
  4. rodriguezpoultry

    rodriguezpoultry Langshan Lover

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    Look like gamefowl to me, but I could not tell you specifically which lines.
     
  5. kentuckysilkies

    kentuckysilkies Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Definitely American Game Fowl.
     
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    killer Chillin' With My Peeps

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  7. NYREDS

    NYREDS Overrun With Chickens

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    Quote:OK that sounds more like games.
     
  8. Careful now. fighting bird threads are going to be shut down.

    I am sorry you lost your roos. They are beautiful creatures. Keep them separated as they will kill to the last one if it has already started.
     
  9. minna

    minna Chillin' With My Peeps

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    My dh says the top ones are grey's and the bottom ones Hatch. And yes, they have to be separated. Nothing is going to get shut down over talking about games, only about fighting them, which obviously is not happening. There are many ways to safely keep gamebirds, you just have to find what is right for you.
     
  10. NanaKat

    NanaKat Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

    My uncle says Hatch hens make very good mommas.
     

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