show quality Barred Rocks

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by jeancordelia, Aug 21, 2011.

  1. jeancordelia

    jeancordelia Out Of The Brooder

    Nov 1, 2010
    Does anyone know of anyone that has show quality Barred Rocks? Really good ones? Pictures? Please.
  2. Illia

    Illia Crazy for Colors

    Oct 19, 2009
    Forks, WA
    Bantams aside, try asking kathyinmo or someone else from the Heritage thread or the old thread on Good Shepard Poultry Ranch. (search 'em up [​IMG] ) - I'm sure there's a good handful with very nice LF/Standard birds.
  3. speckledhen

    speckledhen Intentional Solitude Premium Member

    There are a few nice lines of Barred Rocks represented here on BYC. These will be turning 20 weeks old this coming Wednesday. I've always loved my Barred Rocks, but these up and coming youngsters are some real eye candy around here. Will always have BRs as the backbone of my flock. Love my blue, black and splashes as well, but nothing like a good quality barred Rock, is there?

  4. sheila3935

    sheila3935 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 10, 2010
    Stonington, illinois
    Speckledhen yor barred rocks are beautiful! Wish mine looked like that, but I just have hatchery stock. I have a little boy that we hatched out in April that is close. Barring is much better than his parents.
  5. speckledhen

    speckledhen Intentional Solitude Premium Member

    Don't get me wrong-it was hatchery stock that made me love my Rocks! I still have the progeny of hatchery stock in my flocks, too, though the actual hatchery birds have passed on. Just figured if I was getting more anyway, I'd get more better looking!

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