Anyone know what breed my hen might be?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by ams-15, Dec 21, 2012.

  1. ams-15

    ams-15 Hatching

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    She just started laying & the eggs are a whitish/cream with a tint of blue/green outside with a slightly darker tint inside.
    I was told she was welsummer x plymouth rock but as far as I know they dont lay blue/green eggs.....?
    Can anyone tell me what they think she might be? I have heard you can tell by their comb, cheeks, legs etc but I'd prefer an experts opinion on her rather than me guessing :)

    Any ideas???

    The photo is slightly fuzzy near her head, she doesnt like staying still for very long!!!

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  2. willowbranchfarm

    willowbranchfarm Chicken Boots

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    Looks like she has some Wyandotte in her.
     
  3. Mr MKK FARMS

    Mr MKK FARMS Crowing Premium Member

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  4. heronz

    heronz Songster

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    Maybe a silver laced Wyandotte easter egger cross.
     
  5. Cowgirl71

    Cowgirl71 Songster

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    I think it's safe to say she has some Easter Egger in her. Like you said, the picture's kinda fuzzy by her head, but it appears that she has a pea comb in addition to laying blue/green eggs.

    How blue/green are her eggs? From your description it sounds like they're a very pale blue/green color, which would mean that she's an Easter Egger crossed with a white egg laying breed. Maybe Brown Leghorn?
     
  6. redsoxs

    redsoxs Crowing

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    Not a clue - but what a beauty!!!
     
  7. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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    Easter egger is a good term for any blue or green egg laying bird. Works for me!
     

  8. hdowden

    hdowden Crowing

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