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Which BCM would you keep......anyone???No BCM experts.....

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by Country Living Farm, Nov 2, 2009.

  1. Country Living Farm

    Country Living Farm Chillin' With My Peeps

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  2. Country Living Farm

    Country Living Farm Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 18, 2009
    Florida
    anyone?????????
     
  3. daniduck

    daniduck silent stalker

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    I'm no BCM expert, but I like the look of the first one, myself.
     
  4. Wynette

    Wynette Moderator Staff Member

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    It's kind of hard to tell from the pics you posted....really need good conformation shots (from the side and front) standing naturally. But, I will say that I prefer a roo with NO copper coloring in his chest. It's always hard to choose, isn't it?
     
  5. Country Living Farm

    Country Living Farm Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 18, 2009
    Florida
    yes it is. I am trying to pick the best one and I have no idea as eveyone likes something different. I have 10 roo's and it is so hard to figure it out.
     
  6. Elite Silkies

    Elite Silkies Overrun With Chickens

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    I don't anything about BCM's but I would pick the first one over the second one, because of the comb falling over on the second one.
     
  7. AHappychick

    AHappychick Wanna-be Farmer

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    I agree the first one, for comb reasons as well and I like the coloring better as well.

    do you know what color egg they came from? becuase I would also take that into account. I am no expert though not even in the same ball park [​IMG]
     
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  8. AHappychick

    AHappychick Wanna-be Farmer

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    wait is there a third bird? the last one may be the best, its hard to tell with the pics. profile and front shots would be better
     
  9. onthespot

    onthespot Deluxe Dozens

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    unload the one with the black ear feathers. He will get you a high percentage of pullets that do not color out copper on their necks. Don't know why that is, but I will never use one like that ever again.
     
  10. Country Living Farm

    Country Living Farm Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 18, 2009
    Florida
    ok. did not know that. thanks
     

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