What type of hen is this?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by TexasChick27, Mar 5, 2017.

  1. TexasChick27

    TexasChick27 New Egg

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    Help please, what is she? (Photographed on the left)
    Her breast is sort of a lighter copper color.

    I was told she was a black copper maran, but i just dont think that looks right compared to other photos i have seen.

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  2. oldhenlikesdogs

    oldhenlikesdogs Lots of Chickens Premium Member

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    Possibly a partridge rock or Rhode island red mix. Is she supposed to be purebred?
     
  3. junebuggena

    junebuggena Chicken Obsessed

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    Possibly a hatchery quality Barnevelder. Not a Marans with those yellow legs.
     
  4. oldhenlikesdogs

    oldhenlikesdogs Lots of Chickens Premium Member

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    Definitely not a barnevelder, mine are hatchery birds and their color isn't that far off standards.
     
  5. TexasChick27

    TexasChick27 New Egg

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    I don't believe she was purebred at all, thats just what they thought she might have been. They weren't really sure though.

    Thats why I was hoping some of you experts on here can help me identify her, so thank you for your thoughts! =)
     
  6. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Overrun With Chickens

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    Looks like a mix to me.
     
  7. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Out to pasture
    mixed breed
     

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