Rescued this chick, not it's 4 months old and I still don't know what it is... help?!

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by tiggz0r, Sep 28, 2014.

  1. tiggz0r

    tiggz0r Hatching

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    So... this little thing came to us from a family whose very young son had been given a chick and they had NO idea how to take care of it. I really didn't think she was going to make it...
    [​IMG] <- A week or so old.

    This is what he/she looks like now, at about 4 months old:

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    I was thinking that it has some of the coloring/feathering of a Black Copper Marans, but I really don't know..

    I can get more pictures if needed. Thanks!
     
  2. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician

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    "She" is a game cockerel or game cross cockerel of some sort.
     
  3. satay

    satay oz-e-chick

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    I am thinking some type of game chicken. It's a rooster too.
     
  4. tiggz0r

    tiggz0r Hatching

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    Thank you!

    Our zoning won't let us have a rooster :( time to find this guy a good home...
     

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