Mystery Black Australorp

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by MommaHen2015, Mar 14, 2018.

  1. MommaHen2015

    MommaHen2015 In the Brooder

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    We have a 5 1/2 week black Australorp with delayed feathering that we believe is a Rooster. Anyone have a guess?
     

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  2. lazy gardener

    lazy gardener Crossing the Road

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    Oh yeah. You have a cute little cockerel there.
     
  3. BlueBaby

    BlueBaby Crossing the Road

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    It's a boy!
     
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  4. ButtonquailGirl14

    ButtonquailGirl14 Crossing the Road

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    Cockeral!!!! Cute one too!!:drool
     
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  5. MommaHen2015

    MommaHen2015 In the Brooder

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    That’s what I’ve thought all along. Kids named him Sparkles when he was a week old. Guess he will be Sparky now :lau
     
  6. BlueBaby

    BlueBaby Crossing the Road

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    I just had a Splash Australorp from my flock hatch out today. It's grandpa is in my avatar.
     
  7. ButtonquailGirl14

    ButtonquailGirl14 Crossing the Road

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    :gig
     
  8. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years.

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    Can we please see photos of the entire chick -, standing naturally, and leg color etc?
     
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  9. MommaHen2015

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    I’ll take some after work today, but I do know it has dark legs(dark gray/Black)
     
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  10. Crazy for Chickens!

    Crazy for Chickens! Free Ranging

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    Cockerel
     

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