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Easter Egger question,,,

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by trunkman, May 14, 2011.

  1. trunkman

    trunkman Songster

    Dec 26, 2009
    Rock Hill SC
    I have several different breeds of chickens, BR, RIR, NHR and so on, I also bought several EE's 11 weeks ago and noticed that they are a bit smaller than my other breeds at that age, are they typically a smaller chicken the regular breeds? [​IMG]
     

  2. WoodlandWoman

    WoodlandWoman Crowing

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    EEs are a mix and sometimes they're mixed with a lightweight breed, which is smaller than the heavyweight breeds you have.
     
  3. trunkman

    trunkman Songster

    Dec 26, 2009
    Rock Hill SC
    Thank you Woodlandwoman!
     
  4. LilChickCoop

    LilChickCoop Songster

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    Mine are all smaller than my other girls
     
  5. LarryPQ

    LarryPQ Easter Hatch!!

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    Mine are all gynourmous, but I have some that mixed with laying breeds, and their offspring are dainty.
     

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