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mystery roo? mutt perhaps?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by kari_dawn, Jan 14, 2016.

  1. kari_dawn

    kari_dawn Chillin' With My Peeps

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    So, my local ASOs brought me a new roo today....he's brand new, and afraid, so sorry for the poor pics...he has a black breast with smutty pseudo lacing (or really poor actual lacing, but he wont let me get a good look or a pic), feathered shanks, and he is not single combed...any ideas?[​IMG]

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  2. Blackberry18

    Blackberry18 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Could be a mixed breed, but it looks like a Partridge Wyandotte rooster.
     
  3. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Chicken Obsessed

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    Given the color pattern and rose comb, it looks like a Partridge Wyandotte rooster to me as well.
     
  4. kari_dawn

    kari_dawn Chillin' With My Peeps

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    wow, I didn't think I would find any stray roo out in the stix like that...I guess I haven't seen many rose-combed roosters...that's pretty cool, and he does look very similar to the pictures on google images ha ha ha but...there's still the issue of the feathered shanks...I haven't ever seen a Wyandotte with feathers on their feet...
     
  5. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Chicken Obsessed

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    I couldn't tell by looking at your pics that his legs were feathered, but you are correct. If he has feathered legs, he's not a Wyandotte (at least not pure Wyandotte).
     
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  6. kari_dawn

    kari_dawn Chillin' With My Peeps

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    you can *kinda* see it on the second photo...I will try to upload a better pic soon
     
  7. kari_dawn

    kari_dawn Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Footsie Fluff!!
     
  8. Blackberry18

    Blackberry18 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Yeah, he can't be a pure Wyandotte with those feathered shanks. He must be a Wyandotte cross that somehow inherited the feathered leg gene.
     
  9. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    agree with Michael
     

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