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What kind of rooster?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by MinnerBuckwheat, Jul 9, 2011.

  1. MinnerBuckwheat

    MinnerBuckwheat Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Traded my 4 white rock pullets (don't care to have white chickens) for 2 barred rocks and 2 "BO's" that ended up being one BO and one Buff Rock [​IMG] Anyway, they brought me 2 surprise roo's too [​IMG] because apparently they have too many roos. One is a barred OEGB which is beautiful, and this gorgeous guy, well I have no idea what he is, and figure he's probably and EE or a mix? He has black legs, is mostly black, with iridescent tail feathers and some lighter colored feathers around his neck. I really don't have a use for him as I have one full sized roo and now 3 bantam roos, but they just brought him with the girls, lol.

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  2. mommto3kiddos

    mommto3kiddos Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Maybe a Black Star or Black SexLink Roo?..?..
     
  3. Happy Chooks

    Happy Chooks Moderator Staff Member

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    Black sex link males are barred, so he's not that.

    He looks to be a mixed breed. It's possible to get a beardless EE, so he could be. My olive egger crosses have similar markings. (although mine have beards)
     

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