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Ameraucana...what kind?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by mrsgibber, Apr 1, 2009.

  1. mrsgibber

    mrsgibber Songster

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    Is this a Red-Brown?? How old would you say she is. I was told she should be almost five weeks but she seems awfully big.

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  2. Mahonri

    Mahonri Urban Desert Chicken Enthusiast Premium Member

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    Looks almost Partridge or BSL to me.
     
  3. mrsgibber

    mrsgibber Songster

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    What is a BSL?
     
  4. Mahonri

    Mahonri Urban Desert Chicken Enthusiast Premium Member

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    Black Sex link.

    Barred Rock mama... X RIR male.
     
  5. mrsgibber

    mrsgibber Songster

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    I have one of those but this one doesn't look the same and this girl was sold to me as an Ameraucana. I hope that's what I got....my kids are lookin forward to blue eggs. [​IMG]
     
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    Mahonri Urban Desert Chicken Enthusiast Premium Member

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    I love my blue rooster!... BUT he doesn't do the dance yet.
     
  7. cluckychick

    cluckychick Songster

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    Your little chicky looks just like my EE'r. Almost identical actually. I'll try to get pics of them today. Cute chick [​IMG]
     

  8. Looks like my Easter Eggers and you're right, looks closer to 6 weeks (at least).
     
  9. klf73

    klf73 Mad Scientist

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    what kind of comb does it have, the pic is a little blurry. If it is a pea comb then it is an easter egger. Ameraucana don't come in that color. EE's are fun to see what they will look like...

    it also looks clean faced, does it have a muff/beard?
     
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  10. mrsgibber

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    Quote:If it is an EE it's fine with me, just been curious. But yes it appears to be getting a little muff. She has these finer feathers filling in around her neck.

    What is a pea comb? Sorry, first chickens. [​IMG]
     

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