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Aruacana

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    ARAUCANA
    • Class- Hybrid- of two South American breeds, Collonca & Ouetros
    • Standard & Bantam
    • Colors- Lavender, Blue, Black Red, Silver Duckwing, Golden Duckwing, Blue- Red, Pyle, Crele, Spangled, Cuckoo, Black & White, Buff, Sliver, Black Breasted Red.
    • Comb Type- Reduced Pea, bright red
    • Skin/Foot Color- Skin Yellow w/exceptions, Legs Green
    • Wattles- Normal none or very small
    • Earlobes- very small and smooth covered by ear tuft, very bright red
    • Clean/Feathered Feet-
    • Number of Toes- More or less than 4
    • Other Physical Characteristics- Light soft feathers. Tuft ears, (some may lack tufts), rumples.
    • Egg Color- Blue to blueish green
    • Weight- Pullets 3 1/2 lbs, Cockerel 4 lbs. Bantam Pullets 24 oz. Cockerel 26 oz.
    • Conservation Study- Study
    • Cold Hardness-
    • Broody/Mothering Ability-
    • General Temperament-
    • Additional Notes- Hybrid of two South American Breeds, Collonca and the Ouetros. The Collonca has Blue eggs, rumples, clean face. Ouetros has pinkish-brown eggs, tailed and ear tufts. Reduced comb - absence of wattles.
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