what do you think......?

Discussion in 'Random Ramblings' started by roosters97, Feb 20, 2008.

  1. roosters97

    roosters97 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 23, 2008
    VA
    is this roo "fancy" enough to go to a show?
    I think he's tail is to jacked up?

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  2. justusnak

    justusnak Flock Mistress

    Wow, I dont know anything about showing chickens, but he sure is prettty!!
     
  3. eggzettera

    eggzettera Chillin' With My Peeps

    Yeh, what she said.

    He looks a lot like my cockerel, so I am not a fair, impartial or knowledgable enough to be a judge......
     
  4. Heidi

    Heidi Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 18, 2007
    Northwest Michigan
    Looks like a blue ribbon winner to me, but this is my first year in 4-H so I don't know how roo's are judged.
     
  5. ibpboo

    ibpboo Where Chickens Ride Horses

    Jul 9, 2007
    always changing
    A few days ago some one posted on here that you can go to the library and get a book about what judges look for in show chickens. Sorry I don't recall who it is or what the book is called. Nice Roo, what kind is he?
     
  6. silkiechicken

    silkiechicken Staff PhD Premium Member

    Judges will judge based on the APA Standard of Perfection. I have never shown, but if you do 4H they will put some of the points on showmanship instead of just the bird. Open class is hard to compete with unless you have show quality lines from private breeders.

    Good luck!
     
  7. countryboy

    countryboy Chillin' With My Peeps

    Oct 31, 2007
    hes's really a good looking roo. [​IMG]
    show him its good exposure, i think he'll do good
     
  8. bigzio

    bigzio Overrun With Chickens

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    I say go for it and find out for sure. Nothing to lose and everything to gain, kinda like win, win, eh !

    bigzio
     
  9. roosters97

    roosters97 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 23, 2008
    VA
    ok,thank ya'll [​IMG]
     

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