Hybrid?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by MaggiesOrganic, Oct 8, 2013.

  1. MaggiesOrganic

    MaggiesOrganic Out Of The Brooder

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    Hi there,

    Here is a photo of Goldie, our mystery chicken. She is about 5 months old and very petite. Nice personality, never aggressive with any other hens. Beautiful golden color with dark-brown (maybe black) feathering on wing tips and tail tips.

    Any ideas on the breed? Some type of hybrid? I really think she is my beauty queen.

    -AB in Alabama
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  2. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Overrun With Chickens

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    Yes, she looks like a mix to me. Appears to have some Buff Orpington in her, but I'm not sure what other breeds are in her.
     
  3. MaggiesOrganic

    MaggiesOrganic Out Of The Brooder

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    Thanks Wyandottes7! I tend to agree!! I wonder if she is mixed with Dominique? She is best friends with our Dominique rooster and they came from the same farm.
     
  4. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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    No Dominique, at last not recently, or she'd have more black and a mixed type comb. I've seen several hens similar colored on this board over the years and wish I knew exactly what they are, they're just so pretty! If I could reproduce the color and temperament--everyone always says they're the sweetest birds-- you could really be on to a nice backyard bird!
     

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