Please Help me name the breed mix or most likely

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by happyhens1221, Jan 29, 2017.

  1. happyhens1221

    happyhens1221 In the Brooder

    Sep 19, 2016
    Valley center ca
    Got this big boy in valley center awhile back and he is to me one of the most handsome roosters large and full...but i have no idea what he is..prior owner had about 6 roos.. stated they were mixes but i dont remember even asking with what since he was so nice looking.. i would love any input from anyone on ideas of his mixes.. thought blue laced red wyndotte because of the red an[​IMG]
    d blue lacing in front feathers..chest area.. but his come is clearly a mix so any help would be nice he is really big id say honestly 9 lbs..heavy..[​IMG]

    And its hard to see with out the sun but his tail feathers give off a purple and beetle green shimmer and his back saddle feathers although colored maroonish..change in different angles like a fish they are sliver sided or something. .
    Im trying to give as many views as possible to help any of you pros out there to help me narrow down breeds.. i wish i saved the ladies number then i could just ask the prior owner..hindsight always 20 /20 lol
    Last edited: Jan 29, 2017

  2. oldhenlikesdogs

    oldhenlikesdogs Chicken tender Premium Member

    Jul 16, 2015
    central Wisconsin
    His legs are a bit pale for a purebred Wyandotte, but he does look like one. He could be a gold laced crossed with a blue laced red Wyandotte, and it's possible he has something like Orpington in him. He's a good looking boy.
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  3. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

    Aug 26, 2009
    Out to pasture
    Not sure what he is except a truly beautiful rooster
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  4. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

    Jun 18, 2010
    Southern Oregon
    I can see some Wyandotte, and maybe some Orpington as well. those light legs have to come from something like an Orpington or a Marans, they're the most common white skinned breeds he could be. Sussex is possible, but I think you'd get quite different coloring and they're not too common.
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  5. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Crowing

    Jul 24, 2013
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