Is she really a Dom?

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by Jemezhens, May 19, 2016.

  1. Jemezhens

    Jemezhens Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I got my first Dominique beginning of May, her wings are feathering out all black. shouldn't she be feathering out barred? I'm starting to suspect that she is perhaps a Jersey Giant?
     
  2. Ol Grey Mare

    Ol Grey Mare One egg shy of a full carton. ..... Premium Member

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    Unfortunately, there is no photo showing and we would need to actually see the bird to give a definite answer - but, yes, a true dominique should be barred rather than having solid plumage.
     

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