Was told this is a cuckoo marans rooster ... or barred rock?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by criker99, Aug 28, 2010.

  1. criker99

    criker99 Out Of The Brooder

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    Charlie is large, really large ... towering over my other chickens (all are full size, no banty). Really nice bird and very upright in build. He's about 2 yrs old now. Granted I'm a little color blind, but I don't think he has yellow legs, I think they are whiteish. How can I really know?

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  2. ChooksChick

    ChooksChick BeakHouse's Mad Chicken Scientist

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    Quote:White legs! Marans!
     
  3. Catstar68

    Catstar68 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    His legs don't look yellow to me. My BRs have yellow legs and my marans have pinkish white legs but they are pullets. anyone? Who has a maran rooster and a BR rooster we can compare this guy to?
    He's handsome, whatever he is.
     
  4. I think Maran [​IMG]
     
  5. BekahBear

    BekahBear Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Cuckoo marans [​IMG]
     
  6. SpringChickens

    SpringChickens Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Definitely marans [​IMG]
     
  7. criker99

    criker99 Out Of The Brooder

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    Thanks ... sounds like there is a very discrete "I told you so" that I get to communicate. Is there a standard yet for these guys? Is his build on par?
     
  8. geebs

    geebs Lovin' the Lowriders!

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    Yep and cuckoo marans!!! He told you so!!!! ha ha... (did that help)?
     
  9. 3chimama

    3chimama Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I have BRs and Cuckoo Marans....he looks like a Maran to me!
     
  10. criker99

    criker99 Out Of The Brooder

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    Quote:So is it the shape or something in addition to just the white legs?
     

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