What breed are these?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by Granjaguate, Dec 16, 2014.

  1. Granjaguate

    Granjaguate Out Of The Brooder

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    i bought these from a friend down here. They are like a frizzle but are huge! The black he weights about 7 pounds and is still young and growing. He hasn't even started crowing yet. The other is about 5 pounds. What are they? [​IMG]
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  2. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Overrun With Chickens

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    They look like mixed breeds to me. The black one is probably a Polish mix, and the other bird may be a gamebird mix.
     
  3. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Chicken Obsessed

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    They are definitely mixed breeds.
     
  4. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Overrun With Chickens

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    Mixed breeds.
     
  5. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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    The frizzle gene can be bred into any bird, so any size is possible. Agree those are mixed breed birds.
     
  6. Mountain Peeps

    Mountain Peeps Change is inevitable, like the seasons Premium Member

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