what breed of rooster?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by jayke563, Dec 8, 2015.

  1. jayke563

    jayke563 Chillin' With My Peeps

    159
    3
    51
    May 21, 2015
    Northern Massachusetts
    [​IMG]

    what breed of rooster is this idk he is kinda young his tail feather plumage is still growing so idk what breed he is he has a large comb and wattle Idk any ideas
     
  2. sisq

    sisq Out Of The Brooder

    63
    1
    31
    Aug 15, 2012
    It looks like a dark brown leghorn.
     
  3. jayke563

    jayke563 Chillin' With My Peeps

    159
    3
    51
    May 21, 2015
    Northern Massachusetts
    ya that is what I thought… because I thought he might have been a phenix rooster but phenix chickens have brown legs not yellow thank u
     
  4. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

    31,452
    3,536
    538
    Jun 18, 2010
    Southern Oregon
    I'd agree brown Leghorn, but he looks very heavy bodied to be pure Leghorn to me. My BL guys were always light bodied things.
     
  5. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Chicken Obsessed

    25,582
    2,156
    438
    May 14, 2014
    Montana
    X2 on donrae's post.
     
  6. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

    84,499
    3,807
    646
    Jun 15, 2012
    Washington
    My Coop
    x3
     
  7. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

    83,561
    11,940
    816
    Aug 26, 2009
    Out to pasture
    x 4
     

BackYard Chickens is proudly sponsored by