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What breed Roos are these and how friendly can they be

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by wowmanacat, Sep 14, 2011.

  1. wowmanacat

    wowmanacat Songster

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    I have two roo's that I have no idea what they are. There is one hen in the last pic with Mr.Fancy Pants(RIR) that I am wondering bout. she(Cleo) is on the post. I am thinking seabright but I don't know for sure
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    This is Mr. Fancy
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    This is my RIR? Mr. fancy Cleo is on the post What is she.
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    I have a total of 6 roosters and I only need two.
    One is BR mutt from my rooster I had that was mean, two other are white and are leaving for I don't really like white one(I live in Tyson country)
     
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  2. colebarnhart

    colebarnhart Songster

    Top one looks like a SLW or cross breed BR and the 2nd looks like a light sussex (or Coronation maybe???) and the bottom looks like a RIR
     
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  3. wowmanacat

    wowmanacat Songster

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    Quote:SLW= Silver Laced Wyandotte correct.
    I am still learning all the lingo for chicken.
     
  4. Chris09

    Chris09 Circle (M) Ranch

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    The first one is a cross breed. (silver laced wyandottes don't have barring in the tail and neck)
    Second one is a Columbian Rock (sussex have white legs)
    Third one is also a cross bred (wrong comb for a Rhode Island Red)


    Chris
     
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  5. wowmanacat

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    I figure that most all my chickens are going to be cross breeds, but I would like to know at least a bit about them. That might give me something to go on as to friendlyness from the roosters that I have. What could the cross breed be?
     
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  6. Chris09

    Chris09 Circle (M) Ranch

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    Quote:Well the first bird could be a Silver Laced Wyandotte / Barred Rock Cross or a Silver Laced Wyandotte / Dominque Cross
    The third one could be a Production Red of some type or a Buckeye cross.

    When it comes to crosses it is hard to say what is in some of them, they could have 3 or 4 breeds in them.

    Chris
     
  7. wowmanacat

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    Thank you so much for helping me Chris I am just getting started with chickens so I still have a lot to learn with the breeds. I get most of my eggs from our local auction. I am more looking for eggs from these breed. I have some WLRC,(that is what I was told) for my meat birds.
     

  8. Illia

    Illia Crazy for Colors

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    They all look like mutts to me.
     
  9. banjoejoe4783

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    Quote:x2 pritty but mix breeds
     
  10. chseeads

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    The red rooster has white legs too....so that's another piece to his puzzle.....
     

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