What is he?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by Birtles, Sep 22, 2014.

  1. Birtles

    Birtles Out Of The Brooder

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    I inherited this rooster and someone suggested at the time he was a 'something Bar-dot'. Any ideas?
     
  2. Firekin1

    Firekin1 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    He looks like a dominique.
     
  3. Birtles

    Birtles Out Of The Brooder

    Or it might have been "Barred Leg Dot"??
     
  4. Firekin1

    Firekin1 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    yes, could be a barred wyandotte...that's not common around where I live, just noticed you're in the UK [​IMG]
     
  5. ramirezframing

    ramirezframing Overrun With Chickens

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  6. Birtles

    Birtles Out Of The Brooder

    Someone else has also said Barred Wyandotte LF
     
  7. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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    I've not seen barred Wyandottes here in the US, but if you have them in the UK that seems the best bet. At first glance, barred bird + rose comb = Dominique, but looking further he's more rounded than a Dominique should be. Wyandottes are nicely rounded birds, so he could be.
     

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