What was my precious Duckers?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by Vipersna, Jun 24, 2016.

  1. Vipersna

    Vipersna New Egg

    Jun 24, 2016
    Hey all, I'm new here. I have a hard time distinguishing some breeds. This was Duckers, my first baby that was given to me as an egg that I personally hatched and spoiled endlissly with worms and cuddles and in return she provided delicious eggs. She was bold and wouldn't shy away from pulling on your clothing for a treat. Most of the time she was outside with me or hung out with Freedom (Americana or aurcana? The black with gold speckles)hen, Fluffball (barred cochin) hen, and was the top of the pecking order until we got a Maran Roo that we named Pancake who was already almost a year old and favored her the most, then mourned for a while until something chased him down our hill and got him also.
    The guy who gave me Duckers in the egg was trying to get rid of his extra chickens before moving away (he said they were show chickens but i have my suspicions he was selling fighting roos because he favored the males, but anyways i had no proof and thankfully he is gone now. However he said rhode island red but i dont think she is. Thanks for any input![​IMG]
  2. Ravynscroft

    Ravynscroft For the Love of Duck Premium Member

    Nov 30, 2014
    Middle Tennessee
    She was a pretty game hen...
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  3. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Flockless Premium Member

    Jan 30, 2015
    Africa - near the equator
    Just noticed that you have just joined us -so welcome! To get a "proper" welcome, feel free to introduce yourself on the "new members introductions" forum, should you so wish.

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