What Breed and Gender are these?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by Ersula, Sep 29, 2012.

  1. Ersula

    Ersula Out Of The Brooder

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    A friend of mine gave me a barnyard mix of chickens. There are Black Copper Marans, Auracanas, and Orpingtons. I have an idea what these are (She didn't know), but I'm putting this to the board! What breed/gender are these two? Pea combs, 5 toes (including the back one), and white legs.
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  2. ve

    ve Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Rose comb Dorking mix
     
  3. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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    Well, they're both roosters.

    I could see some Dorking, that would give you the fifth toe, rose comb and white legs. I'd think the dorking's legs are shorter, though? Not a breed I'm too familiar with so can't say for sure.
     
  4. hdowden

    hdowden Overrun With Chickens

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    both are cockerels as for breed they could have dorking in them
     
  5. Pinky

    Pinky Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I agree, both are roosters. I'm not sure on the breed though.
     
  6. Ersula

    Ersula Out Of The Brooder

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    Thanks everyone!! I just heard back from the farm where they were originally from and they are a mix between an Americana/Favorolle and an Americana hen. Huh! Who knew? lol
     
  7. seramachick8

    seramachick8 Out Of The Brooder

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    I think they look like black copper maran mixed with ameraucana; and you have two cockerels :)
     
  8. seramachick8

    seramachick8 Out Of The Brooder

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    Sorry didn't read the last post you had put!!!
     
  9. Ersula

    Ersula Out Of The Brooder

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    That's okay!! Hehe I bet there is some BCM in there too. ;)
     

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