What breed and is it a roo?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by Elle, Nov 25, 2010.

  1. Elle

    Elle Out Of The Brooder

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    Hi just wondering what breed this 5week chick is? I;m pretty sure he is a roo as he is a lot larger then the others. plus his looks.... am i right?

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    Thanks:)
     
  2. Cats Critters

    Cats Critters Completely Indecisive

    It's a rooster, but I don't know what breed.
     
  3. The Lisser

    The Lisser Chillin' With My Peeps

    Yes, a rooster, and maybe a Black Copper Marans (non-feather footed)??

    Or a mix breed.
     
  4. Elle

    Elle Out Of The Brooder

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    Thought so. Hes the most affectionate chick, follows me around everywhere and loves jumping on my lap. Shame im going to have to give him away. [​IMG]

    Thanks for the confirmation.
     
  5. Illia

    Illia Crazy for Colors

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    He's a mutt.

    Black Copper Marans would have red in completely different areas, and it would be red, not gold.

    And of course there's the feathered shanks issue. [​IMG]
     
  6. phasianidae

    phasianidae Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quote:i agree, where did you get him?
     
  7. Cowgirl71

    Cowgirl71 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Mixed breed rooster.
     
  8. chicken wild

    chicken wild Chillin' With My Peeps

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    roo dont know breed
     
  9. Elle

    Elle Out Of The Brooder

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    I got the eggs from my aunty who has various breeds so i guess hes a mutt! [​IMG]
     
  10. Lbrad7

    Lbrad7 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    He is a roo...looks like he has a cross between a chicken and a T-Rex!
     

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