chickens and eye color

Discussion in 'Managing Your Flock' started by kwynn's birds Alaska, Mar 11, 2009.

  1. kwynn's birds Alaska

    kwynn's birds Alaska Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aug 6, 2008
    Kenai, Alaska
    I never would have thought of this before yesterday, but should chickens of the same breed have the same eye color?

    I have 6 black australorps. 5 of these girls have deep brown eyes, while the 6th, has more orangey brown eyes. it dosn't really matter to me what color their eyes are, as long as I keep getting eggs, but would it matter if they were say.... show quality? just wondering [​IMG]
  2. Cuban Longtails

    Cuban Longtails Flock Mistress

    Sep 20, 2007
    Northeast Texas
    It only matters if you are into breed preservation or showing. [​IMG]

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