Difference between black aussie and black maran?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by goldielocks, Sep 6, 2009.

  1. goldielocks

    goldielocks Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I know that the maran lays a darker brown egg but when i see the black aussies and black marans together i cant tell them apart. Did i get all black aussies?
     
  2. WestKnollAmy

    WestKnollAmy The Crazy Chicken Lady Premium Member

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    A cuckoo Marans and a Australorp hen. Notice body differences. Carriage, feathering (besides color), legs and feet, top line and the tails.

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  3. Harrietsmum

    Harrietsmum Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Australorps will have slate gray legs.
     

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