What breed is this?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by Chamelaucium, Dec 14, 2017.

  1. Chamelaucium

    Chamelaucium Just Hatched

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    Hi Everyone

    I bought this little guy a while back( sold as a pekin) but doesn’t appear to be one.
    Would anyone know what breed he is?
    Looks kind of like a Belgium D’Uccle
    To me.
     

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  2. Brahma Chicken5000

    Brahma Chicken5000 Overrun With Chickens

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    Looks like a Belgian D’Uccle but I’m not an expert
     
  3. Gray Farms

    Gray Farms Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Very well could be a Blue d'Uccle.
     
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  4. chickensrock12

    chickensrock12 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I don't really know.
     
  5. puffypoo22

    puffypoo22 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    that looks like a blue belgian d'Uccle.
    Not a common color in d'Uccle. You lucked out!
     
  6. puffypoo22

    puffypoo22 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    On second thought, he does look suspiciously like there is some silkie in his ancestry since his comb is so dark. It may just be the lighting. It looks lighter in another pic.
     
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  7. Brahma Chicken5000

    Brahma Chicken5000 Overrun With Chickens

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    That’s what I thought at first but he looks so much like a pure D’Uccle.
     
  8. Gray Farms

    Gray Farms Chillin' With My Peeps

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    All the signs of a pure d'Uccle are there. Single comb, feathered legs, beard and muffs, vulture hocks
     
  9. puffypoo22

    puffypoo22 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    very true. looks pretty pure. I was just wondering about the darker comb.
     
  10. Jetblack2004

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    I'd say pure D'Uccle or D'Uccle cross :)
     

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