What kinda roosters are these?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by DarthRooster, Jan 26, 2015.

  1. DarthRooster

    DarthRooster Chillin' With My Peeps

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  2. 21hens-incharge

    21hens-incharge Overrun With Chickens

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    A slightly off color Barred Rock or a mix is my guess.
     
  3. DarthRooster

    DarthRooster Chillin' With My Peeps

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    That's what I was thinking. More curious on the other two
     
  4. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Overrun With Chickens

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  5. DarthRooster

    DarthRooster Chillin' With My Peeps

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    The bottom bird is about 10lbs. Big boy
     
  6. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Overrun With Chickens

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    I agree with Bantamlover21's guesses.
     
  7. DarthRooster

    DarthRooster Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Thanks all
     
  8. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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    They're all mixed breed birds. The first one has something barred in the ancestry, but I honestly don't think he's a first generation mix of something purebred barred. He's way lighter and more diluted looking than my first generation barred mixes.

    Second bird--something red mixed with something white. Not sure where the pea comb comes from?

    Third bird I would guess has some Orpington in the background, with the size and white legs. But he also looks to have a pea comb?
     
  9. enola

    enola Overrun With Chickens

    That first rooster is beautiful!
     
  10. DarthRooster

    DarthRooster Chillin' With My Peeps

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    These guys should be able to defend the hens! I figured the first one is a black sex link rooster
     

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