Ameraucana thread for posting pictures and discussing our birds

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by hcammack, Oct 24, 2009.

  1. klf73

    klf73 Mad Scientist

    Jun 1, 2008
    Quote:the one on the right looks like a pullet to me, the one on the left I am not so sure about(looks a little wider), it's so hard to not see in least for me [​IMG]
  2. NoseyChickens

    NoseyChickens Feathers On The Ground

    Aug 3, 2009
    Southern California
    It's a super happy Ameraucana filled day! I got my new bantam black chicks from Pips & Peeps, and I have LF eggs coming from Cloverleaf Farm coming soon!!! Yay me!!! [​IMG]
  3. ChicksterJo

    ChicksterJo Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 19, 2011
    Grounded on Earth

    My Ameraucanas are doing well, still as crazy as ever. I did lose an RSL pullet to the heat, I think - I want to have more chickens for layers but dunno our house situation yet, so holding off just now.
  4. chickee

    chickee Chillin' With My Peeps

    Quote:Congratulations! Lucky you! Good thing you were quick because I had my eye on those [​IMG] I want to see some pictures!
    Last edited: Jul 27, 2011
  5. ByN8ureHomstead

    ByN8ureHomstead Chillin' With My Peeps

    Quote:For me I need a better (closer) photo of the comb to give a better guess. My guess from left to right boy girl girl.
  6. Cloverleaf Farm

    Cloverleaf Farm Bearded Birds are Best

    Sep 16, 2008
    Levan, UT
    Quote:Yep, they're on their way!!!! [​IMG]
  7. WhiteMountainsRanch

    WhiteMountainsRanch Overrun With Chickens

    Jun 19, 2010
    San Diego, CA
    I set 8 of my own Wheaties on the 21st and ALL are developing!!! YAY! [​IMG]
  8. cpartist

    cpartist Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aug 29, 2009
    Alachua County FL
    Quote:[​IMG] How cool is that! Hatching and selecting from your own birds is informative, educational and awesome!! [​IMG]
  9. Haunted Chicken

    Haunted Chicken Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jun 2, 2011
    I'm with BLaBauve, it's so hard to sex these guys. I'm beginning to think I only have one hopeful pullet out of my 5 blues. I've pictured them with my friends EE for comparison. The blues are 7 weeks and the EE is 8. My wheaton's combs look just like the EE, narrow at the top with a single ridge. But I swear someone posted a hen with 3 rows. Do some hens have "lumpier" combs than others? Really hoping [​IMG] Because all but one of mine have 3 rows. (I've got 2 pretty obvious roos) It seems each day another comb goes pink too [​IMG]


    They're in a temporary daytime run under the trees while we build the permanent run, so don't worry about the chicken wire [​IMG]. They're inside at night [​IMG]
  10. MobyQuail

    MobyQuail c. giganticus

    Sep 10, 2010
    Quote:excellent WMR!, do we know which Rooski made the final cut of the "bachelorettes"? was it #4? [​IMG]

    I am excited for ya, like the way you do your thing, congrats!

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