pretty sure it's a boy but not sure on the breed?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by 4acresNachick, Oct 27, 2011.

  1. 4acresNachick

    4acresNachick Out Of The Brooder

    Apr 17, 2011
    this was one of the last chicks I got this summer. It took about 4 months buying and researching but I'm very happy with the breeds and temperaments of my mixed flock. I've had him(?) for 2 months now. He is around 5 months old. No crowing yet and is slightly smaller then my 6month old EE mix pullets. So the question is what is he? I've been looking and think he is an Ameraucana mix but I wanted to ask. I'm still so new to raising any help would be great. Thanks!
    Last edited: Oct 27, 2011
  2. chicmom

    chicmom Dances with Chickens

    Feb 24, 2009
    Strasburg Ohio
    I agree with you that he's probably an Ameraucana mix, because of his leg color and his comb.......He's a pretty rooster. Not sure what other breed he has in him though.......
  3. Lothiriel

    Lothiriel Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

    Aug 30, 2007
    New York State
    My Coop
  4. 4acresNachick

    4acresNachick Out Of The Brooder

    Apr 17, 2011
    Thanks for the quick response! I agree he is pretty and he so far has a great temperament for being a good rooster for my flock. I can't wait to see how he matures. i had to cull our first rooster because even at 7months old he was proving to be really, really aggressive with people. I'm hoping for better luck with this little guy who we are calling Carlos (my 5yr old daughter named him!)
  5. Fred's Hens

    Fred's Hens Chicken Obsessed Premium Member

  6. key west chick

    key west chick Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 31, 2008
    Gainesville, GA
    Could be an EE mix, but I dont see any muffs. Also, his comb looks like a wyandottes, not really a pea comb. Where did you get him? If it was somebody that had a mixed group of mixes, no telling whats in there! Pretty boy though!
  7. Pele

    Pele Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 25, 2011
    Maybe a mix of EE and Partridge Wyandotte...

    It's safe to just call him an EE, they're a pretty mixed crowd anyway, and you're not looking for him to lay you a colored egg [​IMG]
    Last edited: Oct 27, 2011
  8. hdowden

    hdowden Overrun With Chickens

    Aug 14, 2011
    100% roo as far as breed all i can say is its a mix of some sort

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