1. Come check out hundreds of awesome coop pages (and a few that need suggestions) in our 2018 Coop Rating Project!

What breed is this?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by minifarming, Sep 13, 2016.

  1. minifarming

    minifarming In the Brooder

    15
    0
    14
    Sep 13, 2016
    Texas
    [​IMG]

    Does anyone know what breed of chicken this is?
     

  2. Gray Farms

    Gray Farms Crowing

    6,382
    4,873
    329
    Apr 11, 2016
    NW Missouri
    Need a pic in better light. Could be a Dark Cornish.
     
  3. minifarming

    minifarming In the Brooder

    15
    0
    14
    Sep 13, 2016
    Texas
    [​IMG]

    Not sure if this picture is much better?
     
  4. minifarming

    minifarming In the Brooder

    15
    0
    14
    Sep 13, 2016
    Texas
    I think you are right. When I googled Cornish hen they look a lot alike. Thank you for your help!
     
  5. Gray Farms

    Gray Farms Crowing

    6,382
    4,873
    329
    Apr 11, 2016
    NW Missouri
    I'd say she is a Dark Cornish.
     
  6. chickencraz

    chickencraz Chirping

    248
    44
    81
    Nov 21, 2015
    Washington State
    x2
     
  7. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

    98,409
    54,284
    1,477
    Aug 26, 2009
    Out to pasture
    x3
     

  8. Ravynscroft

    Ravynscroft For the Love of Duck Premium Member

    34,696
    33,048
    1,176
    Nov 30, 2014
    Middle Tennessee
    Hatchery stock dark cornish, maybe... otherwise she is mixed with something, legs should be a bright yellow...
     
  9. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

    84,500
    3,934
    646
    Jun 15, 2012
    Washington
    Dark Cornish
     
  10. minifarming

    minifarming In the Brooder

    15
    0
    14
    Sep 13, 2016
    Texas
    I am getting daily eggs though and noticed that Cornish hens are suppose to have a low production. I thought maybe Barnevelder but they seem to have the large chest of a Cornish hen?
     

BackYard Chickens is proudly sponsored by