Rooster Identification Question - Pictures added

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by Tressa27884, Dec 23, 2011.

  1. Tressa27884

    Tressa27884 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I just recently brought home a multi colored mystery roo. Big beautiful black fan tail, has some white wing feathers, Greenish black bare legs, tall single comb, not much in the way of wattles, black ear tufts, white ears, brown eyes....really nice boy, his crow sounds scratchy like he has a sore throat. What could he be? I'll try to get some pictures of him this afternoon.

    Thanks.

    Tressa
     
    Last edited: Dec 23, 2011
  2. hdowden

    hdowden Overrun With Chickens

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    its hard to tell with out a pic [​IMG] sounds like a mix though maybe
     
  3. Tressa27884

    Tressa27884 Chillin' With My Peeps

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  4. Lothiriel

    Lothiriel Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

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    Salmon Faverolles was my first thought as far as color/general conformation. But he has clean slate legs and I can't see 5 toes. Possibly a mix with Salmon Faverolles. He's a beaut! [​IMG]
     
  5. Tressa27884

    Tressa27884 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quote:four toes
     
  6. Lothiriel

    Lothiriel Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

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    Cowgirl71 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Looks like a Salmon Faverolle cross. [​IMG]
     
  8. farmerChef

    farmerChef Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Maybe favorelles/ ee? He looks simiar to my EE roo, I don't think there are salmon ameraucanas, unless you got him from someone who is working on a project??
     
  9. vfem

    vfem Yoga...The Chicken Pose

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    He's probably a hatchery Salmon Favorelle
     
  10. Cynthia12

    Cynthia12 Always Grateful Premium Member

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    Quote:I was thinking the same thing..salmon/ee mix Gorgeous!
     

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