What breed?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by breeannahayden, Oct 9, 2013.

  1. breeannahayden

    breeannahayden New Egg

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    Anyone know what kind of chicken this hen is? She has a green tint to her feathers when she's in the sun. Thanks in advance!
     
  2. NYREDS

    NYREDS Overrun With Chickens

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    She appears to be a hatchery type Dark Cornish.
     
  3. Kelsie2290

    Kelsie2290 True BYC Addict Premium Member

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  4. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Overrun With Chickens

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    Hatchery-quality Dark Cornish hen.
     
  5. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Overrun With Chickens

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    She's a Dark Cornish hen, hatchery quality.
     
  6. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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    What they said. They're supposed to be great broody hens, if you're inclined to hatch out your own chicks.
     
  7. kgdubois

    kgdubois Chillin' With My Peeps

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    agreed! i ADORE my dark cornish hens...they are excellent free range birds and are the best mama hens i've got!
     

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