Is this a barnevelder?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by Gullygarden, Jul 24, 2011.

  1. Gullygarden

    Gullygarden Chirping

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    This is my 8 year old hen, Eaglechick. I have her as a hand-me-down after she stopped laying, and I was wondering what she might be:

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  2. nzpouter

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    indian game.
     
  3. Gullygarden

    Gullygarden Chirping

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    Oh yes, she does look like those. Odd, though, because she came from an egg farm.
     
  4. incubatingisfun

    incubatingisfun Songster

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  5. AZBootsie

    AZBootsie Songster

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    Quote:Very Pretty. I hope my chickens look that healthy at 8 years old!!
     
  6. brandoncakes

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    Yeah Dark Cornish, very beautiful for 8 years!! She could be a good broody still if you want to hatch eggs
     
  7. Gullygarden

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    I just want her to get used to my new 9 week old group so she can use the nice new hen house instead of being stuck in the tractor. They are beginning to share the run, but up close isn't so good, so they are taking turns being out.I don't think she has Everett gone broody.
     
    Last edited: Jul 24, 2011
  8. tellynpeep

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    Probably a dark Cornish. Are her legs yellow and very stout?
     

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