Which Roo?

Discussion in 'Pictures & Stories of My Chickens' started by thekid, Jul 16, 2011.

  1. thekid

    thekid Chillin' With My Peeps

    I feel like taking this random poll for no reason!

    Which rooster should I get?
    Golden Buff
    Rhode Island Red
    Black Star
    Black Jersey Giant
    Salmon Faverolles
    Speckled Sussex
    Cuckoo Maran
    Black Australorp
    Barred Plymouth Rock
    White Plymouth Rock
    Buff Orpington
    Silver Laced Wyandotte
    Golden Laced Wyandotte

    Let the voting begin!
  2. ThinkingChickens

    ThinkingChickens Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 18, 2011
    I vote Jersey Giant. I don't have a roo but my female JG is a love. I guess it's all going to depend on the specific bird's personality but JG's seem very sweet.
  3. blitz1027

    blitz1027 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 10, 2011
    Depends on what you're going to put him with. Personally I like the Welsummer or the Salmon Faverolles
  4. Lothiriel

    Lothiriel Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

    Aug 30, 2007
    New York State
    My Coop
    I'd go with the Black Australorp myself. [​IMG]
  5. thekid

    thekid Chillin' With My Peeps

    Ok so I just got a updated list! There are many more so now which one?
    Barred Rock
    Black Australorp
    Black Copper Maran
    Black Jersey Giant
    Blue Cochin
    Blue Laced Red Wyandotte
    Buff Brahma Standard
    Buff Chanteclers
    Buff Orpington
    Columbian Wyandotte
    Cuckoo Maran
    Golden Buff
    Golden Laced Wyandotte
    Light Brahma
    New Hampshire Red
    Partridge Cochin
    Partridge Penedesenca
    Partridge Rock
    Rhode Island Red
    Silver Laced Wyandotte
    Speckled Sussex
    White Cochin
    White Rock
    Black Sumatra
    Blue Andalusian
    Blue Hamburg
    Buff Laced Polish
    Exchequer Leghorn
    German Spitzhauben (Appenzeller)
    Golden Campine
    Golden Laced Polish
    Golden Lakenvelder
    Golden Phoenix
    Golden Spangled Hamburg
    Light Brown Leghorn
    Sicilian Buttercup
    Silver Laced Polish
    Silver Lakenvelder
    Silver Spangled Hamburg
    White Crested Black Polish
    White Crested Blue Polish
    White Leghorn
    White Sultan
    Salmon Faverolles
    [​IMG] the new list [​IMG]
  6. wbruder17

    wbruder17 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jun 7, 2010
    Portland, OR
    Holy crap! Is that the entire list of chicken breeds? I think the Welsummer, Brown Leghhorn, and Easter Egger roosters are the prettiest. I have a little Mille Fleur D'Uccle roo who is the cutest little thing. He is the smallest of my chickens, which is hysterical in itself, but his crow is adorable! He sounds like a little wind-up toy. The perfect little Er er er er errrrrr crow.
    My polish crested, and now his son, a crested/ brown leghorn cross is cool as anythhing to look at, but his crow? Absolutely atrocious, he sounds like a foghorn.
  7. GardenGal

    GardenGal Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 11, 2011
    Western WA
    I have two beautiful Speckled Sussex roos - you can have one of mine [​IMG] Might be a long trip to PA though!
    Last edited: Jul 16, 2011
  8. hcppam

    hcppam Chillin' With My Peeps

    BO, just because the hens are sweet!
  9. Kdub86

    Kdub86 Out Of The Brooder

    Jul 6, 2011
    Canberra, Australia
    I vote speckled Sussex
  10. Elite Silkies

    Elite Silkies Overrun With Chickens

    Jun 17, 2009
    My Coop
    If I were up for another breed, I would get one that is not on your list. Lemon Cuckoo Orpingtons

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