What breed is Matilda?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by malkered, Oct 19, 2015.

  1. malkered

    malkered Chillin' With My Peeps

    This is Matilda.

    Matilda is about 7 weeks old and I believe (hope) female.

    Does anyone have any idea what breed Matilda is?

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  2. BantamFan4Life

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    Mixed breed
     
  3. Ol Grey Mare

    Ol Grey Mare One egg shy of a full carton. ..... Premium Member

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    At 7 weeks that's too much red in the wattles. ...Matilda needs a new, more masculine, name
     
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  4. malkered

    malkered Chillin' With My Peeps

    Do you think so? Actually, he/she is 8 weeks now.

    Have you any idea what breed(s) he/she might be?
     
  5. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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    I think Matilda probably has some Aracauna blood, but I'm not sure what color legs your birds are supposed to have. A profile shot would help also, to see the actual shape of the bird.
     
  6. malkered

    malkered Chillin' With My Peeps

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  7. suliah

    suliah Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Just a guess... Legbar mix, roo
     
  8. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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    Definitely a cockerel, with that coloring. I was going to say you'll know if it's part Aracuana if it lays colored eggs, but I guess that's out [​IMG]. I'd just go with mixed breed cockerel and change the name to Matt.
     
  9. malkered

    malkered Chillin' With My Peeps

    . If I remember correctly he/she came from a brown egg. I'm a bit confused if it's a cockerel as there is no comb.
     
  10. Ol Grey Mare

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    cresting tends to suppress comb....and size of what does develop would deeps on comb type of what is present. Your bird is s cockerel.
     

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