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What kind of chicken is this?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by Zaphod 14, Feb 14, 2017.

  1. Zaphod 14

    Zaphod 14 In the Brooder

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    This is my rooster Nigel, he is a little under 2 years of age. I have within that time tried to find out what breed of chicken he is. If anyone can help that would be great!
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  2. Gray Farms

    Gray Farms Crowing

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    Crossbred. Nothing pure coming to mind for me.
     
  3. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Crowing

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  4. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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    Agree he looks like a classic Barnyard Mix.
     
  5. GoldenFlight

    GoldenFlight Songster

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    I agree with the posts above. I LOVE his name by the way![​IMG]
     
  6. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    barnyard mix
     
  7. Olivers poultry

    Olivers poultry In the Brooder

    Yeah , he is definitely a hybrid but due to his colouring and looks I think he is a Plymouth Rock x Lavender Arauncana
     

  8. Zaphod 14

    Zaphod 14 In the Brooder

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    Thanks everyone, I did figure he was a mix. I still would like to know what kinds of breeds may be involved with him.
     
  9. Olivers poultry

    Olivers poultry In the Brooder

    Hi , I would say that he has some lavender araucana in him from his lavender colouring and also his feathered head crest. Some Plymouth Rock or gold leghorn from his tall , bulky structure and he has the face type of a leghorn.
     

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