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Bad pic. Can u tell breed??

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by stephanie1992, Feb 10, 2012.

  1. My friend texted me this pic and asked me breed. im thinking SLW. he said there rose comb and have yellow legs, but its hard to tell from pic. will try to get them to send a better pic tomorrow when its light out. it could be a mix. i think i see a beard... could just be the way there laying

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    GOT MORE INFO: (i still think there EE)

    There are two chickens, same color. same look. Do not have tails. They are rumpless. Bottoms of feet are White/grey in color. Legs are Bright Yellow. They are about 4-5 months of age he thinks. Act like hens. No Crowing. Not aggressive. Smallish in size.
     
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  2. Happy Chooks

    Happy Chooks Moderator Staff Member

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    Easter Egger. And that's a pea comb, not a rose comb.
     
  3. I thought that to. but he said he for sure knows there not easter eggers. he said there pure. Animal control gave him them. but i dnt think there pure. they dnt look pure
     
  4. hdowden

    hdowden Crowing

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    he might have been told Americana but they arent a recognized color so that would make them ee's and they might be cockerels
     
  5. fancyfeathers38

    fancyfeathers38 Songster

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    Yep, an EE.
     
  6. BlazeJester

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    Animal control is the new authority on chickens? I better tell my neighbor I want some Marans and Ameraucana next time she picks them up!!! [​IMG]
     
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  7. lol ok ill let him know. haha and ya looked like boys to be to in the pic. Thanks everyone!
     

  8. dretd

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    I've seen Humane Societies misidentify dog breeds (purebred marked as mixes, mixes as pure and incorrect breeds for purebreds), ages (sent home folks with a dog identified as an 10-12 week old puppy that had 8 + month old dentition--try to explain to the owner how their German Shepherd pup is really a corgi cross and is gong to stay that size), and even male cats and a guinea pig misidentified as females. Can't imagine they would trust them with accuracy of chicken breeds...
     
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  9. lol haha ya that is true. i havent seen these birds in person. and the owner of them dnt know much about chicken breeds. soo if he was told they were pure hed believe it haha. ill tell him what they are and that they are a mix
     
  10. I talked to him in person today. There are two chickens, same color. same look. Do not have tails. They are rumpless. Bottoms of feet are White/grey in color. Legs are Bright Yellow. They are about 4-5 months of age he thinks. Act like hens. No Crowing. Not aggressive. Smallish in size.
     

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