What breed is this.

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by kdsr13, Mar 6, 2016.

  1. kdsr13

    kdsr13 Out Of The Brooder

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    Hi all,

    What breed rooster is this. Please see the pictures here. It has feathers on its legs.

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  2. XxMingirlxX

    XxMingirlxX Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Looks to be cuckoo Marans, where did you get him from?
     
  3. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member

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    Cuckoo marans are single combed - his is not.
     
  4. XxMingirlxX

    XxMingirlxX Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Pardon, it might be the small phone screen I'm on, but it looks like a straight comb to me.
     
  5. junebuggena

    junebuggena Chicken Obsessed

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    Pea comb, yellow legs, and feathered legs points to Barred Rock/Brahma mix.
     
  6. kdsr13

    kdsr13 Out Of The Brooder

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    Thanks, all. He has a single comb, it seems like. If this is Cuckoo Marans, is it the French or English? I got it from a local grain supply store.

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  7. junebuggena

    junebuggena Chicken Obsessed

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    That's not a single comb, it's a taller than average pea comb, probably due to the Barred Rock influence.
    Not a Cuckoo Marans. They have white legs.
     
  8. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    that is SOME comb !!
     

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