What breed is this roo?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by osiel, Dec 25, 2014.

  1. osiel

    osiel In the Brooder

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    Any ideas on what breed this roo might be? I'm thinking an asil bantam but not sure. Someone found him being chased by a dog and gave him to me. I've had him for about 6 months since June and has been crowing since I got him.[​IMG]
     
  2. Lady of McCamley

    Lady of McCamley Crowing

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    I'm not an expert on game birds, so I can only come alongside with minimal knowledge, but I would go more Asil than Modern Game as it is too heavy for Modern Game.

    It's legs also look a bit heavy for Asel...does it have the ivory colored Asil eye? The photo doesn't appear to. I was wondering if it had Cornish Game in it as the legs look a bit thicker, but not thick enough nor broad enough to be full Cornish.

    Asil seems to fit it the closest...it may be a mixed breed of game which includes Asil.

    Lady of McCamley
     
  3. Wanex

    Wanex Songster

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    Thats a Cornish bantam. Im not sure about the color.
     
  4. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Crowing

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    It looks like a White Laced Red Cornish bantam rooster.
     
  5. Wanex

    Wanex Songster

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    True thats it. ^
     
  6. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Crowing

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    Looks like a White Laced Red Cornish to me, too.
     
  7. Lady of McCamley

    Lady of McCamley Crowing

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    Ah...that makes sense.
     
  8. mymilliefleur

    mymilliefleur Keeper of the Flock

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    X2.
     
  9. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Crowing

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    White Laced Red Cornish.
     
  10. osiel

    osiel In the Brooder

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    Thanks
     

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