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Americana?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by PacMan1582, Mar 19, 2015.

  1. PacMan1582

    PacMan1582 Out Of The Brooder

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    Is this hen an Americana? She has the beard and ear muffs, just started laying yesterday. She lays a cream colored egg. She was a rescue hen, quarantined by my vet friend for a month and then over a few weeks time I acclimated her to my girls and roo. I'm a Barred Rock guy, that's all I know but want to be sure this one is an Americana... She is quite a bit smaller than my barred rocks.
     
  2. KelseyBoxer

    KelseyBoxer Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Ameraucana hens lay blue eggs. They also have slate legs and feet. She is probably an EE. They are a cross of a blue egg layer and another breed.
     
  3. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Overrun With Chickens

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    Your bird is not an Ameraucana. They need to fit in a specific color variety, have muffs and a beard, slate legs, and lay blue eggs. She could be an Easter Egger, however.
     
  4. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life Water Under the Bridge Premium Member

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  5. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Overrun With Chickens

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    She's probably an Easter Egger, but not an Ameraucana.
     
  6. Ol Grey Mare

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

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    Agreed.
     
  7. Cynthia12

    Cynthia12 Always Grateful Premium Member

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    She..is a darling EE..Easter Egger...True Ameraucana's have certain colors they come in. Slate legs. Very pretty girl. :)
     
  8. selinah

    selinah Out Of The Brooder

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    Looks like my Norwegian jarehon
     

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