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Easter egger or Ameraucana?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by MasterOfClucker, Sep 19, 2016.

  1. MasterOfClucker

    MasterOfClucker Chillin' With My Peeps

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  2. Ol Grey Mare

    Ol Grey Mare One egg shy of a full carton. ..... Premium Member

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  3. MasterOfClucker

    MasterOfClucker Chillin' With My Peeps

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    thank you BTW how did you tell the difference just curious[​IMG]
     
  4. junebuggena

    junebuggena Chicken Obsessed

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    I can see yellow skin showing through the dark wash of the legs. Ameraucana have white skin. Also, that bird is not one of the recognized varieties or one of the known project colors.
     
  5. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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