Breed and Gender???

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by AliKat2, Aug 18, 2014.

  1. AliKat2

    AliKat2 Hatching

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    We are new to the raising chicken game and we were sold this easter egger hen. She should be about 12 weeks now. She hasn't grown in ear tufts and her comb is really large and really red. I am beginning to suspect this might not be an easter egger and worry it might be a rooster. Any ideas would be appreciated.

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  2. AliKat2

    AliKat2 Hatching

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  3. lightchick

    lightchick Crowing

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    Welcome to BYC!!!
    I think you have an Andalusian. She looks like a pullet and her comb is large because Andalusians are a Mediterranean breed.
     
  4. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Crowing

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    Beautiful Blue Andalusian hen. Should be a great layer of large white eggs!
     
  5. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted

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  6. AliKat2

    AliKat2 Hatching

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    Thank-you very much everyone! That explains why she keeps getting out and why we found her on the roof of the garage last night :)
     
  7. Weve3Chickens123

    Weve3Chickens123 In the Brooder

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    What luck, getting a Blue Andalusian!! And, yes, they are quite flighty!! Mine is forever trying to fly SOMEWHERE! She's beautiful.
     
  8. PoultryQueen101

    PoultryQueen101 Songster

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    Well, it could be an andalusian, but how big is it? It could be a blur old english game hen.
     
    Last edited: Aug 19, 2014
  9. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Crowing

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    Blue Andalusian hen/pullet.
     

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