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What kind of roo is this??

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by HappyFarmLady, Jun 27, 2011.

  1. HappyFarmLady

    HappyFarmLady Chillin' With My Peeps

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    He has just started crowing. Bought him out of the mixed Bantam bin at Orscheln.

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  2. scratch'n'peck

    scratch'n'peck Overrun With Chickens

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    A pretty one? I'm not much help...
     
  3. pinkwindsong

    pinkwindsong Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 18, 2011
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    scratch'n'peck :

    A pretty one? I'm not much help...

    hey Scratch and peck.. is that a showgirl as you avatar? what can you tell me about their personalities. thinking of getting a couple..

    happy farm lady.. sorry I dont know what he is either.. but he is pretty.. and whew love that deep red comb.. shows how healthy he is..

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  4. HappyFarmLady

    HappyFarmLady Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I meant to post this under What breed is this. Sorry. Can't figure out how to move it.
     
  5. Whiskey Bay

    Whiskey Bay Chillin' With My Peeps

    He is a Silver Duckwing Old English Game Bantam. Pretty boy.
     
  6. wildcat chix

    wildcat chix Chillin' With My Peeps

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    He sort of looks a little like Clyde....He's just a mixed game bantam, but he gets confused with a Silver Duckwing....

    Sorry, closest I can guess but he sure is pretty!!
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  7. Debbi

    Debbi Overrun With Chickens

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  8. JodyJo

    JodyJo Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quote:I said that too, I couldn't post to your question though...!!
     
  9. The Turken Lady

    The Turken Lady Chillin' With My Peeps

    He's definitely not a bantam phoenix. At his age,their tails are much more longer.
    He looks like a Silver OEGB cock. He's very pretty [​IMG]
     
  10. Whiskey Bay

    Whiskey Bay Chillin' With My Peeps

    Quote:Silver Duckwing is just the color. It comes in several breeds of birds.Your birds color would be duckwing also.However he seems to be more of a Golden duckwing mix.The difference is in the hackle colors and the wingbows.See how brightly colored the hackle feathers are on hersand yours have more of a creamy look. On the wing bows yours shows a touch of golden feathering. Better colored birds would show my explanation better. So both of your boys are a typr of duckwing. [​IMG]
     

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