Do Black Jersey Giants have green tinting to their feathers?

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by sunny & the 5 egg layers, Jun 16, 2011.

  1. sunny & the 5 egg layers

    sunny & the 5 egg layers Overrun With Chickens

    Mar 29, 2011
    I have 2 black chickens and I thought they were Black Australorps but one is a lot bigger then the other and they are both the same age (15 weeks). They both have a green tint to their feathers. Is it possible the bigger one could be a Black Jersey Giant? I can get pictures if needed. Thank you. [​IMG]
  2. gryeyes

    gryeyes Covered in Pet Hair & Feathers

    Yes, and they're beautiful with that green glint!!

    The bottom of JG's feet are yellow, btw. BAs are white on the bottom of their feet.

    NYREDS Overrun With Chickens

    Jan 14, 2008
    Any black chicken should have a green sheen to it's feathers.

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