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what breed is this rooster?

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by albird101, Oct 12, 2014.

  1. albird101

    albird101 Chirping

    Jun 2, 2013
    So I was gonna go buy the chicks that I was telling you guys about today but, I went on Craigslist and seen this beautifull game rooster, so I decided to wait and I'm going tomarrow to caruthers to buy him for 25$ the guy said he has way to many roosters and he needs to sell some I'm guessing that's why the price is low anyways what breed of rooster is he? I'm going out today to a swamp meet to check if they have any bb red game hens since I'm guessing he might be a bb red or a wheaton, well thanks guys [​IMG]

  2. Mountain Peeps

    Mountain Peeps Change is inevitable, like the seasons Premium Member

    Apr 23, 2014
    My Coop
  3. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

    Aug 26, 2009
    Out to pasture
    What a beautiful bird. Do be careful wherever you get birds from, to really look them over for health problems or defects like - crooked toes, twisted beak etc. It's easy to get carried away in the moment and gloss over everything. Then you get home and wonder where all the bad things came from. BUYER BEWARE, is always good advice.
  4. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Crowing

    Jul 24, 2013
    Welcome to BYC! [​IMG]We're glad to have you.

    I helped answer you question already in the What Breed or Gender section.
  5. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Crowing

    May 14, 2014
    Welcome to BYC. Glad you decided to join our flock. He looks to me like an Old English Game mix. Just be aware that he could be quite aggressive. Depending on your reasons for getting a rooster, you might want to consider getting a rooster that is of a breed with a calm and gentle reputation like Australorps, Orpingtons, Cochins, Brahmas, Sussex, Faverolles, etc. Please feel free to ask any other questions you may have. We are here to help in any way we can. Good luck with your flock.
  6. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Crowing

    Jul 24, 2013
    [​IMG] Glad you joined us!

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