What color would you consider this orp roo??

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by heathersboers, Mar 13, 2011.

  1. heathersboers

    heathersboers Chillin' With My Peeps

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    here is our orp rooster- Just wondering what color Im supposed to call him....so ill know what to breed him to....

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  2. chickendales

    chickendales Chillin' With My Peeps

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    he is blue has some prassy feathers
     
  3. heathersboers

    heathersboers Chillin' With My Peeps

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    will his offspring be blue or like him???
     
  4. chickendales

    chickendales Chillin' With My Peeps

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    both i breed him keep a some with less brass also brass come with age so u well have grow out a feuw sons also get some black birds that dont carry blue and breed them in to him and keep babies
     
  5. chickendales

    chickendales Chillin' With My Peeps

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    hens dont usualy have brass
     
  6. speckledhen

    speckledhen Intentional Solitude Premium Member

    He's blue and has become brassy. Blues often do that when they are in the sun lots, plus, some are more genetically disposed to it than others. My own Suede turns brassier the closer he gets to his molt, then he's all blue again with brand new feathers.
     
  7. chickendales

    chickendales Chillin' With My Peeps

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    also u could breed ur standard cochins in to ur orps but then u have breed out the feather legs and yellow legs
     
  8. chickendales

    chickendales Chillin' With My Peeps

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    do u ship chick i would love to get orps and cochins from u
     

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