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What breed of Roo is this?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by SunChick, Mar 10, 2007.

  1. SunChick

    SunChick Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Here is my roo....what do you think is crossed with him?

    [​IMG]
     
  2. speckledhen

    speckledhen Intentional Solitude Premium Member

    He looks like a New Hampshire or even a Welsummer roo crossed with a Cochin maybe.
     
    Last edited: Mar 10, 2007
  3. CarriBrown

    CarriBrown Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

    WOW. [​IMG] I LOVE that red!
     
  4. silkiechicken

    silkiechicken Staff PhD Premium Member

    Thats a beautiful rooster. I would have to say half cochin for sure. Other half maybe RIR?
     
  5. TheBigWRanch

    TheBigWRanch Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Looks like a Partridge Cochin to me.
     
  6. Emchick

    Emchick Chillin' With My Peeps

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    most Definetly OEG cross cohcen
     
  7. Mr. Ree

    Mr. Ree Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Looking at the coloring in his chest, he is for sure a Golden Laced Cochin Cross. I would say that he is crossed with something with similar type to a cochin as well seeing as his type isnt that off.

    ~Casey
     
  8. mudhen

    mudhen confidently clueless

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    I don't know, but just had to post how gorgeous he is! [​IMG]
     
  9. animalbaby4everandalwyz

    animalbaby4everandalwyz Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quote:ive got the same thing going on with my roos...idk whut in tha world they are ...why dont they have a dna test for chickens???
     
  10. Kim_NC

    Kim_NC Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 27, 2009
    Mt Airy, NC
    very, very pretty! [​IMG]
     

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