Is this a roo? If so what is he?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by WVChickenFarmer, Nov 29, 2011.

  1. WVChickenFarmer

    WVChickenFarmer Chillin' With My Peeps

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    One more for me. Then I will quit bugging you all. For some reason my father in law thinks this is not a roo. But I think he is. I have no idea what is either. I'm thinking maybe a EE? mixed with some feather footed breed of chicken. He/she is around 5 months old.

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    *still trying fix the first picture*
     
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  2. annageckos

    annageckos Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Yes that is a roo, and looks like a EE too.
     
  3. WVChickenFarmer

    WVChickenFarmer Chillin' With My Peeps

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    What I thought. Thanks for the help. [​IMG]

    I have no idea why the first picture is so big. I can't fix it either. I have tried bunch of times.
     
  4. stormylady

    stormylady Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quote:x2
     
  5. WVChickenFarmer

    WVChickenFarmer Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Do EE's have feathered feet?
     
  6. stormylady

    stormylady Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quote:yes they can theres really no rules it all depends on what they are mixed with.I have an EE x Light brahma that has feathered legs so yeah. He almost looks like he has Dark brahma mixed in there to me [​IMG] .
     
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  7. annageckos

    annageckos Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quote:EE's are a mixed breed, so yes, they can have feathered legs.
     
  8. ChooksChick

    ChooksChick BeakHouse's Mad Chicken Scientist

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    That looks like an Olive Egger roo to me. Perfect Marans leg feathering, beard and whatnot of EE, and the yellow legs may have come from EE blood.
     
  9. nurse_turtle

    nurse_turtle Chillin' With My Peeps

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    A rooster of mixed breeding. Sexy fella too!
     
  10. Lothiriel

    Lothiriel Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

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