Phoenix Hens

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by S O Pure Farm, Dec 7, 2014.

  1. S O Pure Farm

    S O Pure Farm New Egg

    1
    0
    7
    Nov 2, 2014
    [​IMG]
    Hello
    I got these 2 hens and I was told they were Golden Duckwing Phoenix. Now that I have them home and have compared some other photos of hens I am not convinced. I also noticed when I got them home that one of the hens has spurs. Is this undesirable for breeding and or would it be DQ in show? Any advice or direction is greatly appreciated?
     
  2. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

    31,452
    3,532
    538
    Jun 18, 2010
    Southern Oregon
    [​IMG]

    You're correct that they're not Phoenix. They look to have a good amount of game bird blood, but are both indeed hens.
     

BackYard Chickens is proudly sponsored by