Breed Abreviations

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by moomee56, Apr 2, 2011.

  1. moomee56

    moomee56 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I don't know all the abreviations for some of the popular breeds. Can someone help me? If you can just post some of the popular breed abreviations, and the breed it is [​IMG] Thanks!!!
     
  2. Hixnstix

    Hixnstix Out Of The Brooder

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    Good question. I am also interested. Could we expand on this and add the feather colors. Blue - lavender- splash? Like a different language!!! Anyone want to help?
     
  3. moomee56

    moomee56 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Okay sure we can add that! [​IMG] Anyone have any answers???????
     
  4. Rosto

    Rosto Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I only know a few of the abbreviations, but I'll post what I know.

    EE= EASTER EGGERS
    BLR = BLUE LACED RED WYANDOTTES
    SLW = SILVER LACED WYANDOTTES
    GLW= GOLD LACED WYANDOTTES
    RIR= RHODE ISLAND REDS
    SQ= SHOW QUALITY
    BR= BARRED ROCKS
     
  5. Imp

    Imp All things share the same breath- Chief Seattle

  6. moomee56

    moomee56 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Thanks! That helped a lot!!!! Thanks again to both of you!!!! [​IMG] [​IMG]
     
  7. jarcoo0153

    jarcoo0153 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    NN- Naked Neck
    WFBS- White Faced Black Spanish
     
  8. kathyinmo

    kathyinmo Nothing In Moderation

    Here is a list I found..... maybe others can add to it.

    Ams= Ameraucanas
    BA=Black Australorp
    BB=Buff Brahma
    BBR=Black Breasted Red
    (BBS= Blue, Black, Splash)
    BCM = Black Copper Marans
    BF=Bantam Fowl
    BfAms= Buff Ameraucana
    BlAms= Blue Ameraucanas
    BkAms= Black Ameraucanas
    BLRW=Blue Laced Red Wyandotte
    BO= Buff Orpington
    BR= Barred Rock
    BRAms=Brown Red Ameraucanas
    BSL = Black Sex Link
    BSM=Blue Splash Marans
    BTB=Black tailed buff (usually Japanese bantams)
    BTW=Black tailed white (usually Japanese bantams)
    BWA= Blue Wheaten Ameraucana
    CM=Cukoo Marans
    CW=Columbian Wyandotte
    Cx = Cornish Cross
    Del=Delaware
    DB=Dark Brahma
    DBH=Delaware Blue hen
    EE = Easter Egger
    FBCM=French Black Copper Marans
    GDW=Golden Duck Wing
    GLW=Gold laced Wyandotte
    GPH=Gold Penciled Hamburg
    GSL=Gold Sex Link
    JG=Jersey Giant
    LB=Light Brahma
    LS=Light Sussex
    (LF=Large Fowl)
    NH=New Hampshire
    NN=Naked Neck
    OEE=Olive Easter Egger
    OE=Old English
    OEG=Old English game (usually standards).
    OEGB=Old English Game Bird
    RIR=Rhode Island Red
    RSL=Red Sex Link
    SDW=Silver Duck Wing
    SF=Salmon Faverolle
    SlAms= Silver Ameraucanas
    SLW=Silver Laced Wyandotte
    SpAms= Splash Ameraucanas
    SPPR = Silver Penciled Plymouth Rock
    SS=Speckled Sussex
    SSH=Silver Spangled Hamburg
    WAms= White Ameraucanas
    WCBP=White Crested Black Polish
    WCP=White crested polish
    WFBS= White Faced Black Splanis
    WhA= Wheaten Ameraucana
     

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