what kind of roosters are these?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by kikinchicken-R-, Feb 10, 2012.

  1. kikinchicken-R-

    kikinchicken-R- New Egg

    Jan 29, 2012
  2. hdowden

    hdowden Overrun With Chickens

    Aug 14, 2011
    bichion cockin and a black oegb
  3. teach1rusl

    teach1rusl Love My Chickens

    Yeah - I agree on the cochin. I wasn't sure about the oegb - guess it's dubbed???
  4. kikinchicken-R-

    kikinchicken-R- New Egg

    Jan 29, 2012
    well the lady that gave him to me said that he was used for fighting so they cut his waddles and comb off and she said that they were gonna kill him if no on e took him so she took him. Btw what is dubbed?
  5. Lothiriel

    Lothiriel Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

    Aug 30, 2007
    New York State
    My Coop
    Agreed on the breeds -- Bantam Cochin and Old English Game bantam.

    Dubbing is when the comb and wattles get cut off, usually done on game breeds.
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  6. Lollipop

    Lollipop Chillin' With My Peeps

    Dubbed is when the comb and wattles are removed. I also believe he is an Old English Game Bantam (OEGB), but they aren;t fighters, they're show bred. They look a lot like OEG full sized fowl, which have a combat history, thus they are dubbed like the big gamefowl, but it's just a cosmetic thing. They are plrnty scrappy, just like most bantams, but they are far removed from the term "game". Nice looking boys, though........Pop
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