dum-dum question about breed abbreviations

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by mylittlehof, Jul 31, 2008.

  1. mylittlehof

    mylittlehof Out Of The Brooder

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    I looked and searched to see if there was a key to all the abbreviations I see about the breeds - some I can figure out - EE=Easter Egger, etc. but some I have no clue. Can someone point me in the direction of where I can find out what these abbreviations for for the breeds stand for? [​IMG] Sorry for the dum-dum question!
     
  2. keljonma

    keljonma Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 12, 2007
    8A East Texas
    No question is dumb, if you learn from it. [​IMG] Most are just the first initials of the full name.

    JBG - Jersey Black Giant
    SLW - Silver Laced Wyandotte
    BLRW - Blue Laced Red Wyandotte
    CM - Cuckoo Marans
    GPH - Gold Penciled Hamburg
    OEG - Old English Gamebirds


    edited: now if I could just type [​IMG]
     
    Last edited: Jul 31, 2008
  3. mylittlehof

    mylittlehof Out Of The Brooder

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    thanks! It will help with the reading!
     
  4. chickenfever

    chickenfever Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I was able to find some abbreviations using the Search tool. Just type in 'Breed Abbreviations' under keyword search and 'Breeds in General' for the forum. There is a nice discussion there.
     
  5. mylittlehof

    mylittlehof Out Of The Brooder

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    Thanks I found it!
     

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