What Breed is This Rooster?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by WalleyWaller, Dec 26, 2014.

  1. WalleyWaller

    WalleyWaller Chillin' With My Peeps

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    He is a Beautiful Large Lavender. Just not sure what Breed He is!
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    He is a BIG Boy! Thank you for your help!
     
  2. Bloveschickens

    Bloveschickens Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I am definitely no expert, but to me he looks like a lavender orpington. If you search lavender orpingtons you will see that they look just like your boy. He is very handsome!
     
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  3. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Chicken Obsessed

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    Definitely a Lavender Orpington. He's a gorgeous bird. :eek:)
     
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  4. Bloveschickens

    Bloveschickens Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Yay! I got the breed right! [​IMG]
     
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  5. BantamLover21

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  6. WalleyWaller

    WalleyWaller Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Thank you both very much! I also have a hen that is like "Pop" the Rooster.. I have a Buff Orpington hen and I do see the similarity. These 2 were supposed to be Ameraucana but I am not disappointed. The others are definitely Ameraucana. I got them when they were 2 week old chicks. I guess the Lavender Orpingtons got mixed in by mistake. They are much bigger than the Ameraucanas. Well, they are actually bigger than any of the flock.
     
  7. WalleyWaller

    WalleyWaller Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Thank you all! Yes, he s a beautiful bird. the pictures don't really do justice. This is the Hen (Lolly)! she is most likely "Pop's" sister.

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  8. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Chicken Obsessed

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    You're welcome.
     
  9. Wyandottes7

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    Lavender Orpington.
     
  10. Mountain Peeps

    Mountain Peeps Change is inevitable, like the seasons Premium Member

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    Wow! He is gorgeous!
     

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