What is the Difference Between the Plymoth Rock and the Barred Rock?

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by chickengirl2013, Jan 9, 2013.

  1. chickengirl2013

    chickengirl2013 Out Of The Brooder

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    I was looking at pictures of the Plymoth Rock breed and the Barred Rock breed and they both look the same. I was just wondering what the difference was between the two breeds or if they are the same breed.
     
  2. ChickensAreSweet

    ChickensAreSweet Heavenly Grains for Hens

    same but there are other colors of rocks- buff, white, etc. too
     
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  3. TurtlePowerTrav

    TurtlePowerTrav T.K.'s Farm

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    Plymouth Rock is the Breed, Barred is the Color.
     
  4. catdaddyfro

    catdaddyfro Overrun With Chickens

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    Plymouth Rock is the breed, barred, white, buff, partridge, silver penciled, and columbian are the recognized varieties

    Jeff
     
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  5. TurtlePowerTrav

    TurtlePowerTrav T.K.'s Farm

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    Thanks Jeff, I couldn't remember all the recognized colors so I just stated the most common one.
     
  6. chickengirl2013

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    Okay thanks yall [​IMG]
     

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