Ameracaunas, dark brahmas and australorps, Pictures?

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by PaintedMeadows, Jun 19, 2008.

  1. PaintedMeadows

    PaintedMeadows Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jun 19, 2008
    St. Isidore
    We have just gotten our chicks and I am curious about what they will look like when they grow up. Not sketches or paintings. Does anyone have pictures of theirs? Thanks so much! I did find a fantastic page of pictures of Buff Orpingtons on the breeds page. Loved it!
  2. americana-chick

    americana-chick Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jun 18, 2008
    there is a picture of ONE of many colors an ameraucana looks like. what color/colors are they? mine were whight with like a grey stripe gowing down there back and they turned out to be a gold color with a grey head.
  3. Solsken Farm

    Solsken Farm Chillin' With My Peeps

    She is beautiful![​IMG]
  4. ParkerVA

    ParkerVA Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 11, 2007
    Blue Ridge, VA
    The picture above is an Easter Egger... although most hatcheries call them Ameraucanas.

    Ameraucanas are bred to standard and only lay a light blue shelled egg. Visit the Ameraucana breeders club site below to learn more:

    Easter Eggers are non standardized, so therefore can be any color, may have muffs/beards or not, and generally have olive green legs. They lay eggs in varying shades of blue, green and brown.
  5. speckledhen

    speckledhen Intentional Solitude Premium Member

    Hiya, JD! Miss seeing you post these days!
    If you have Easter Eggers as opposed to Ameraucanas, they can be all sorts of colors. Here are some pics of my Ameraucanas, blues and blacks, although the black rooster is owned by someone else now. The first is Gypsy, the daughter of the blue hen (close up) and the black roo:
    Last edited: Jun 19, 2008
  6. ParkerVA

    ParkerVA Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 11, 2007
    Blue Ridge, VA
    Hiya Cyn!!

    That is a very pretty pullet.... so, how many chickens do you have these days? lol [​IMG]

    I think you should put up pictures of them all... I love all of the variety you have!

    Sorry for the threadjack!!
  7. tx zookeeper

    tx zookeeper Out Of The Brooder

    Jan 15, 2007
    Here are a couple of my roosters... This one is a young blue Ameraucana


    And this is an BLRW x Ameraucana

  8. Guitartists

    Guitartists Resistance is futile

    Mar 21, 2008
    WOW that black roo is GORGEOUS!!!! If he shows up like that in a pic... I imagine he is blinding in real life!!!! BEA-U-TIFUL!
  9. pips&peeps

    pips&peeps There is no "I" in Ameraucana

    Jan 18, 2008
    Newman Lake, WA
    And this is an BLRW x Ameraucana

    He's splash! He is pretty neat looking, if you could just get rid of that cushion comb now.

    You could creat blr ameraucanas, unfortunately the eggs are going to be green now. [​IMG]
  10. featherfooted

    featherfooted Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 11, 2007
    Here's my Dark Brahmas.

    My Dark Brahma Roo

    My Dark Brahma hens.

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