Can you tell what this chick is?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by 3rocksandme, Aug 6, 2010.

  1. 3rocksandme

    3rocksandme Chirping

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    She came from MyPetChicken and is supposed to be a NH Red but all her wing feathers coming in are pure white. I browsed through the breeds they offer but didn't see anything that really stuck out. Any ideas on what she could be?
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  2. Are her legs really greenish? If the cheeks are as poofy as they appear and she has greenish legs and a pea comb, it's an EE. A frontal shot in brighter light would help.
     
  3. 3rocksandme

    3rocksandme Chirping

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    I'll have to try to take a pic outside. Her chicks aren't big, she's kind of skinny. She looked just like the NH Reds at first until their feathers were coming in brown and hers snow white. I think her legs are yellow. Poor Ponyo is nervous little thing and doesn't appreciate the photo shoots but I will try to get another and better picture. I am nervous since we live in New England. I don't want a bird that isn't cold weather hardy.

    We did order 3 EEs and I thought we only got 2, and called and complained (oops). I didn't know an EE could be white. Here is another picture, not sure if this one is any better.

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  4. 3rocksandme

    3rocksandme Chirping

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    Thank you! You were right, I have no idea how you could tell that given that picture but her legs are green and her cheeks are puffy.
     
  5. kylara70

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    EE can definitely be White. I have 4 and yours looks like mine. [​IMG] Enjoy. They are generally flighty birds (white EE) in my opinion but I am new to chickens.
     
  6. Mahonri

    Mahonri Urban Desert Chicken Enthusiast Premium Member

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  7. dolly85

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    Some of my EE chicks from Ideal came to me as yellow little chickies. I only knew they were EE because they had the green legs and puffy cheeks!!! With two of them their feathers started to come in white, but ended up as a red/blue splash. Ohhhh they are so purty! They can come in any color you can imagine. [​IMG]
     
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  9. BlueCamas

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    Looks like an EE to me :) going to be a pretty one too!
     

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