Is this a RIR

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by kroman, May 14, 2011.

  1. kroman

    kroman Out Of The Brooder

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    I rescued this guy last year and he was 1 in March. I figured it would be nice to know what he is since he is so gorgeous. I was told he was a RIR but I have never personally seen one with feathered legs so I am not sure if that is correct. Any suggestions?
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  2. Tuffoldhen

    Tuffoldhen Flock Mistress

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    He might be part RIR he has feathers on his feet!! RIRs do not have leg feathers! Might have Cochin in him or another leg feathered breed.
     
  3. smokeykk

    smokeykk Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Looks like a PR X Brahma cross!
     
  4. jennh

    jennh Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Could be a RIR X BC Marans
     
  5. kroman

    kroman Out Of The Brooder

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    Sorry I don't know what PR stands for.
     
  6. smokeykk

    smokeykk Chillin' With My Peeps

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  7. kroman

    kroman Out Of The Brooder

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    Ok, thanks. I know with all the different breeds out there it is hard to know what he could be. He isn't the friendliest but he is a good dad for meat chicks and he is so handsome I just had to keep him.
     
  8. Nicole01

    Nicole01 Overrun With Chickens

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    RIR mix. Pretty bird. [​IMG]
     
  9. sunny & the 5 egg layers

    sunny & the 5 egg layers Overrun With Chickens

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    Quote:Thats what I thought too.
     
  10. kroman

    kroman Out Of The Brooder

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    Are PRs or Brahmas fast growing? Because when I got him at 5mos he was already quite big and he just continued to grow into the giant he is today.
     

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