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Ameraucana or EE???

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by AGirlAndHerFarm, Mar 31, 2017.

Ameraucana or EE?

Poll closed Apr 8, 2017.
  1. Ameraucana

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  2. Easter Egger

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  1. AGirlAndHerFarm

    AGirlAndHerFarm Just Hatched

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    Hey guys! This is my first flock! Absolutely loving them! I purchased 14 birds so far, and 2 of which I was told were ameraucanas, I have read all across the internet you often get sold Easter Eggers from hatcheries even when they call them ameraucanas... either way I don't mind, just out of plain curiosity can I even tell the difference at a young age? They are a couple days over 4 weeks now, just wondering if there are any signs I could look for? Or are they just too young?

    Thanks guys for taking the time,

    Brittany







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  2. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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    Cute little Easter eggers.

    Ameraucana only come in specific colors---black, wheaten, etc. Most hatcheries don't carry pure bred birds, and those that do charge accordingly.

    Many of us enjoy EE more than pure Ameraucana. More variety in feather and egg color, and often higher production of eggs.
     
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  3. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    x 2 donrae love your bunny avatars
     
  4. Ol Grey Mare

    Ol Grey Mare One egg shy of a full carton. ..... Premium Member

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    Darling little Easter Eggers!
     
  5. AGirlAndHerFarm

    AGirlAndHerFarm Just Hatched

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    Wonderful! Thank yall! I was mainly wanting colorful eggs, thought that would be a lot of fun. Hopefully these ones will lay different colors :)
     
  6. AGirlAndHerFarm

    AGirlAndHerFarm Just Hatched

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    Thank you!:) love my bunnies! they are my other loves! that is my Eeyore and Simba (his son).
     
  7. chicken4prez

    chicken4prez Overrun With Chickens

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    It's a EE!
     
  8. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Overrun With Chickens

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    Easter Eggers.
     

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