What breed or breeds is he?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by spiritfire, Jun 19, 2011.

  1. spiritfire

    spiritfire New Egg

    Jun 19, 2011
    I recently acquired this rooster. Since I'm new to raising chickens, I'm wondering what breed or breeds he is. Thanks for your help!

  2. the4heathernsmom

    the4heathernsmom Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 1, 2008
    east texas
    He sure is Pretty!!!!! [​IMG]
  3. chickenjoefan

    chickenjoefan Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 19, 2011
    Western Isles, Scotland
    interesting. how big is he? he is beautiful by the way. he has very feathered legs which suggests a few breeds. The comb is wrong for a brahma. Possibly a pekin (cochin bantam) or cochin depending on his size. [​IMG]
  4. spiritfire

    spiritfire New Egg

    Jun 19, 2011
    Not having been around chickens a whole lot (only at fair exhibits), I would say that he is about average size. I'm not entirely sure how old he is, but I know he is at least 8 months old.
  5. Zahboo

    Zahboo Simply Stated

    Feb 3, 2009
    Hope Mills, NC
    I would agree with bantam cochin.

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