bantam americauna

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by tinakevin, Jul 13, 2016.

  1. tinakevin

    tinakevin Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hi I just bought these for my broody RIR. I was told they are bantam americaunas. i was just wondering if anyone could confirm this for me or if they may be something else. They are so adorable and my rir just loves them. she doesn't care that they are different from her, lol. I.m so proud of her she's doing a great job for a first time mama. The green on their head is from the feed store that sold them to me
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  2. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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    They may be bantam Easter eggers, or they may be another breed. It's hard to say at this point. They all look to have clean faces, which isn't usually seen on Easter eggers.

    It will be easier to ID them once they're feathered.

    Enjoy watching your hen raise them! Broody hens and chicks are the most fun part of raising chicken IMO.
     
  3. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    agree - your hen is beautiful and looks so serene
     
  4. tinakevin

    tinakevin Chillin' With My Peeps

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    She is so happy. I hear her talking to them and when the other hens come too close she makes them come to her and they all disappear under her wings. I only have 3 of them but she's just glad to be a momma
     
  5. summerb123

    summerb123 Overrun With Chickens

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    i don't know breed but there cuties just wait until they get feathers
     
  6. aart

    aart Chicken Juggler! Premium Member

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    I doubt a feed store would have true Ameraucanas let alone bantam Ameraucanas.....
    ......but curious to see what they grow out to be, hope you update here.
     
  7. tinakevin

    tinakevin Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I will def. update as I'm curious as well
     
  8. summerb123

    summerb123 Overrun With Chickens

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    lol
     

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