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Black Shoulder vs Purple Black shoulder

Discussion in 'Peafowl' started by Trefoil, Mar 15, 2012.

  1. Trefoil

    Trefoil Songster

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    Can someone compare the 2 for me? Mostly its the visual differences in the cocks I'm interested in.
     

  2. frenchblackcopper

    frenchblackcopper Songster

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    Purple B/S males have a rustic color instead of black,,
     
  3. deerman

    deerman Rest in Peace 1949-2012

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    black shoulders on blues.........brownshoulders on purple
     

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