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Which is which - AM or Orph?

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Lol.... How in the heck can i tell a lavender ameraucana chick apart from lavender orph's?!!! They are a few weeks old now... and all 3 look the same to me...


Though i have REALLY sat down and held them all down to compare...
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You need to check their combs. The Orpingtons will have single combs while the ameraucanas will have pea combs. The Ams should also have a beard and muffs, while the orps will not.
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