Dutch vs. OEG

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by Silkie Chick, Jan 14, 2012.

  1. I have three girls that I got as day old chicks three months ago... They are doing well but they came in an assortment with my others, who I have identified which breeds they are. Unfortunately the hatchery sells both Dutch Bantams and Old English Game Bantams and I don't know how to tell the difference between the two. I have narrowed down my girls to be either of these breeds. So here is my question: What are the key differences between OEG bantams and Dutch bantams?

  2. Singlemaple

    Singlemaple Songster

    Jan 27, 2010
    Merrimack NH
    Last edited: Jan 14, 2012
  3. nzpouter

    nzpouter Songster

    Jan 19, 2009
    new zealand
    white lobes = dutch
    red = oeg

    post a pic of them.
  4. hdowden

    hdowden Crowing

    Aug 14, 2011
    fully white earlobes = dutch
    fully red earlobs = oegb

    but since they are hatchery the oeg could have white on its lobes as well pics would really help to determin which
  5. Thanks for all your help... They are locked away in the coop for the night so I will check in the morning!

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