Any help on gender?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by 16 paws, Feb 16, 2013.

  1. 16 paws

    16 paws Chillin' With My Peeps

    [​IMG]

    [​IMG]

    Good morning all.
    Any help on gender? I know we have 2 RIR, 1BO but I dont know what breed the little grey one is and the one with the feathers on the side of the face?
    Thanks for your help,
    Marie in Vista, Ca
     
  2. ChickensAreSweet

    ChickensAreSweet Heavenly Grains for Hens

    Looks like a beautiful Easter Egger pullet (sometimes called Ameraucana but the true Ameraucana has limitations on color etc. and is a breed that is judged by poultry judges to say how it should look).

    She should lay green or blue (sometimes brown or other colors) eggs.
     
  3. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

    31,451
    3,564
    538
    Jun 18, 2010
    Southern Oregon
    Does your pretty grey hen have feathered legs? If so, I believe she's a blue cochin. Very nice.

    Your second bird is an easter egger pullet. High probability for blue or green eggs!
     
  4. chickenwisper

    chickenwisper Out Of The Brooder

    17
    0
    21
    Jan 6, 2013
    look both like hens[​IMG]
     
  5. 16 paws

    16 paws Chillin' With My Peeps

    Oh I am so excited to hear this! Yes, Layla has feathered feet and she is beautiful.What color eggs do blue cochins lay? Thanks so much, I am really looking forward to seeing those blue or green eggs from Daisy Mae.[​IMG]
    Marie in Vista, ca
     
  6. Cassidy Love

    Cassidy Love Chillin' With My Peeps

    147
    1
    81
    Jan 4, 2013
    Georgetown Indiana
    Cochins lay brown eggs
     
  7. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

    31,451
    3,564
    538
    Jun 18, 2010
    Southern Oregon
    My bantam cochins lay dark cream colored eggs.

    I think she's going to be quite the beauty! I love cochins, they're so fluffy and regal looking, especially the large ones. Someday, someday I'll live where there isn't a mud season and have pretty feather footed birds!
     
  8. ThePaintedHen

    ThePaintedHen Out Of The Brooder

    64
    5
    33
    Dec 18, 2012
    Berlin, Massachusetts
    Someday, I too, hopw for no muddy season and my feather-footed breeds will look much less dirty! ;) They are otherwise gorgeous, but oh those muddy and poopy feet...
     
  9. cluckcluckluke

    cluckcluckluke Overrun With Chickens

    The grey one looks like a lavender Orpington.
     
  10. jerseygiantlove

    jerseygiantlove Out Of The Brooder

    15
    0
    22
    Jun 25, 2012
    orpington dont have feather on the feeds , i think brahma blu see pic here i think its this one [​IMG]
     

BackYard Chickens is proudly sponsored by