What breed is this hen?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by My Nine Girls, Jun 23, 2016.

  1. My Nine Girls

    My Nine Girls Out Of The Brooder

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    I was given this chicken and a Naked Neck, both very nice girls! Any idea what she might be?
     
  2. QueenMisha

    QueenMisha Queen of the Coop

    Mixed breed, probably with gamefowl influences. Very interesting bird you have there.
     
  3. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    agree with Queen Misha - what a beauty
     
  4. summerb123

    summerb123 Overrun With Chickens

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    [​IMG] [​IMG] WOWWWW! she is a stunning, no help here by the way lol
     
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  5. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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    How come no one gives me pretty birds like that?

    One of the reasons I love mixed breed birds. She's unique and very pretty, and no one else has one just like her [​IMG]
     
  6. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member

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    She is very unique.
     
  7. My Nine Girls

    My Nine Girls Out Of The Brooder

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    Thank you everyone!
     
  8. My Nine Girls

    My Nine Girls Out Of The Brooder

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    It is not a hen! Just started to cockadoodledo! I'm looking for someone in the Pasadena MD area that may be interested. He is free to a good coop!
     
  9. Indyshent

    Indyshent Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Some hens crow, especially if housed without a roo. That color only pops up in girls, so you have a weird case here. wait and see if she lays an egg, though the crowing may be an issue for your neighbors, regardless of the gender of this bird. She does look quite game-y, and I've heard crowing hens crop up more often with such assertive breeds of ladies.
     
  10. bobbi-j

    bobbi-j Chicken Obsessed

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    You have a very beautiful bird! I'll have to say, when I looked at the head I was thinking pullet due to the lack of comb and wattles. But as I moved further along, the tail suggests cockerel as do what look like pointy hackle and saddle feathers to me. I could be wrong on the pointy feathers, though... I didn't enlarge the picture to get a good look. You shouldn't have too hard of a time finding it a good home if you can't keep crowing birds where you live.
     

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