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mystery breed & unsure gender: approx 8 weeks.

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by chicken-rooquacks, Jan 10, 2018.

  1. chicken-rooquacks

    chicken-rooquacks In the Brooder

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    i don't know what breed this is, he was in my "adopted" pack from the hatchery. judging by the color of the comb, it looks like a "maybe" rooster to me. however, i have nothing to compare him to, as the rest of them are different breeds. any guesses on breed/sex? he has a strange comb...pea comb it looks like, especially when u see it straight on. He starts most of the sparing, but i know some hens are just really dominant, too. 20180110_111821.jpg DSC_2042.JPG DSC_2045.JPG DSC_2046.JPG DSC_2059.JPG

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  2. Welshies

    Welshies Crowing

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    I think that is likely a pullet. It looks like a white Chantecler, I think.
     
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  3. Gray Farms

    Gray Farms Crowing

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    Easter Egger cockerel most likely.
     
  4. lazy gardener

    lazy gardener Crossing the Road 5 Years

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    White Chantecler should have yellow legs. EE should have slate legs. I'm buffaloed. Looks like a pullet, what ever it is.
     
  5. Frazzemrat1

    Frazzemrat1 Crowing

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    I agree with the pullet assessment (for now), but got nothing on the breed!
     
  6. chuckachucka

    chuckachucka Songster Premium Member

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    :highfive:It's definitely a white chicken.
     
  7. Welshies

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    Oh okay!
    Maybe a mixed breed?
     
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  8. lazy gardener

    lazy gardener Crossing the Road 5 Years

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    Maybe, but hatchery stock should not be so mixed up.
     
  9. Welshies

    Welshies Crowing

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    That's true... hmmmm...
     
  10. chicken-rooquacks

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    wow. interesting mixed opinions, but everybody has such good points; i don't think i can rule anyone's opinion out. i'll keep watching & see what happens as she/he further matures.
     
  11. Welshies

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    Maybe white Ameracauna, Australorp, Cochin or Orpington?
     
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