What breed is my sweet black banty?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by red rosecomb, Oct 3, 2008.

  1. red rosecomb

    red rosecomb Songster

    Sep 28, 2008
    Pretoria- South Africa
    I have a black bantam hen amongst a flock of other identified chickens. i am fairly new to chicken keeping and i cant easily identify chickens. its not too important that i find out this chicken's breed, but i would just like to now what chicken i'm dealing with, if it needs special care or not. i tried researching but i was clueless about where to start. i think it might be a black rosecomb with a shorter tail

    My hen resembles a black rose bantam with white ear lobes, a red rosecomb and feet colour, but unlike a rosecomb bantam it does not have a long tail and a short curved back.

    What could it be?[​IMG]
  2. Hangin Wit My Peeps

    Hangin Wit My Peeps AutumnBreezeChickens.com

    Apr 20, 2008
    Birnamwood, Wisconsin
    It would sure help to see a pic [​IMG]

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