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Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by timmy525, Aug 10, 2016.

  1. timmy525

    timmy525 New Egg

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    Trying to decide exactly what these three are. Thought one was a barred rock hen but it has white legs? We hatched these with 4h at school and all were supposed to be pure breeds. They are 14 weeks old.[​IMG][​IMG][​IMG]
     
  2. allosaurusrock

    allosaurusrock Chillin' With My Peeps

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    They may be Dominiques. Any more pictures?
     
  3. timmy525

    timmy525 New Egg

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    They have single combs. The second bird is grey. The pattern between the 2 black and white ones seem different and the first one is a bit larger.
     
  4. junebuggena

    junebuggena Chicken Obsessed

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    Barred Rock mixes. The first bird is definitely a cockerel.
     
  5. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

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    They have a single comb--not a rose comb.
     
  6. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

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    They look like really crappy, hatchery stock Barred Rocks or a Barred Rock mix.
     
  7. timmy525

    timmy525 New Egg

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    Yeah I kind of figured the first one was a roo. The second one I was wondering if it was some type of blue breed?
     
  8. timmy525

    timmy525 New Egg

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    We had about 200 eggs from a breeder and there were all types of breeds. We got a buff brahma, copper maran roo, these 3 and 2 americaunas from the hatch.
     
  9. junebuggena

    junebuggena Chicken Obsessed

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    I'm betting that the 'breeder' didn't keep his birds separated by breed. Those birds are mixed.
     
  10. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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    They're all mixed breeds. the first one may have some marans ancestry, with those white legs. It's a cockerel. The other two look like pullets.
     

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