Bantam Ameracaunas or D'anvers?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by FenderCandy, Oct 31, 2016.

  1. FenderCandy

    FenderCandy In the Brooder

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    Are these bantam Ameracaunas or D'anvers? I've been told they are D'anvers & then told they bantam Ameracaunas. They lady who gavethem to me said she lays blue eggs, but after a month no eggs, yet.[​IMG]
     
  2. If she (supposedly) lays blue eggs, then I think she would be an Ameraucana. [​IMG] I'm honestly not 100% sure, since the two breeds look so similar.

    ~Alex
     
  3. junebuggena

    junebuggena Crowing

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    Ameraucana have a pea comb, looks like bumpy ridges. D'Anvers have rose combs, looks like a wedge.
     
  4. FenderCandy

    FenderCandy In the Brooder

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    That's what has me so confused. They look almost identical to me and because she hasn't laid any eggs, yet, all I have to go on is what my mom's friend said when she gave me them.
     
  5. junebuggena

    junebuggena Crowing

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    Post a good photo of the combs. Pea combs don't look anything like rose combs.
     
  6. FenderCandy

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    [​IMG]
     
  7. Ravynscroft

    Ravynscroft For the Love of Duck Premium Member

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    Those are bantam Ameraucanas... and most likely a young pullet by the looks of her comb... she won't be ready to lay eggs until her comb reddens up...
     
  8. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    agree
     
  9. Oh, I dearly love bantam Ameraucanas with all my heart. [​IMG] Enjoy them!

    ~Alex
     
  10. FenderCandy

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    Ok. Thanks for the help!
     

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