Stray Roo

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by BerrytangleFarm, Sep 14, 2011.

  1. BerrytangleFarm

    BerrytangleFarm British and Scandinavian Poultry

    Saw a stray roo in the road yesterday evening. It has decided to hang out around my neighbor's pen. Unfortunately, they're away and we're watching the place for the month. I have NO desire to keep it and they already have a roo in the pen. Trying to contact another neighbor to see if it's theirs gone missing.

    Black Australorp? Maybe 2 years old?

  2. chicmom

    chicmom Dances with Chickens

    Feb 24, 2009
    Strasburg Ohio
    Wow, he's beautiful!
  3. akcountrygrrl

    akcountrygrrl Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 3, 2010
    Nenana, AK
    Either Australorp or Jersey Giant. If the bottoms of the feet are yellow, he's a Jersey Giant. If they are white/pinkish, he's an Australorp.
  4. Lothiriel

    Lothiriel Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

    Aug 30, 2007
    New York State
    My Coop
    BA or JG. He's stunning.... [​IMG]
  5. BerrytangleFarm

    BerrytangleFarm British and Scandinavian Poultry

    He is quite beautiful. VERY big, at least two of my nearly year-old Australorp hens put together. I'm thinking Australorp from the feet, then.

    I'm really not sure what to do with him. I feel kinda responsible since I'm watching the neighbors' place. Probably shouldn't have left food out for him, but I'm a softy......
  6. Illia

    Illia Crazy for Colors

    Oct 19, 2009
    Forks, WA
    Black Australorp.

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