California chicken?

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by FordFamilyFarm, May 3, 2008.

  1. FordFamilyFarm

    FordFamilyFarm In the Brooder

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    DH and I were at auction last night and saw a chicken we've never seen before. The auctioneer called it a "California", but we Googled it and came up with nothing. The distinct feature about these chickens is their faces have the same look (coloring, with the white patches around the eyes) as a Guinea, but the rest of them looks like a regular black or dark chicken. Any guesses?

    Thanks!
     
  2. Kev

    Kev Crowing

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    Black Spanish.
     
  3. FordFamilyFarm

    FordFamilyFarm In the Brooder

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    Yep, that's them. Thanks!
     
  4. jeaucamom

    jeaucamom Songster

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    There are California whites and California greys, but obviously by the description they were not these. Glad you found out what they were called.
     
  5. ridgefire

    ridgefire Songster

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    Yeah I was going to say I have California whites, but thats not what you were describing.
     

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