Blue Orpington Rooster with a mix of splash, blue, and Americana

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by emilyweck, Feb 12, 2016.

  1. emilyweck

    emilyweck Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I'm curious what I will have. I didn't expect to have two broody hens. Those hens hatched 13 of 14 unexpected blue, splash, black, Americana. I guess my biggest question is what color will my Americana lay? Thank you!
     
  2. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

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    If it will be an Ameraucana mix (EE), then it will lay blue/green eggs.
     
  3. emilyweck

    emilyweck Chillin' With My Peeps

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    It's an orp rooster and Americana hen. Chick looks like her mom but curious as to possible egg color
     
  4. emilyweck

    emilyweck Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Thank you!
     
  5. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

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    Then they have a chance of laying green/blue eggs, but others could lay brown.
     
  6. emilyweck

    emilyweck Chillin' With My Peeps

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    It really is the coolest looking chick
    I've seen. When momma hen lets me see her again I will upload a photo. She's a rainbow. Thanks for your help!
     
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    You're welcome. :)
     
  8. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    interesting, waiting to see pictures
     

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