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Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by Duckie48, Mar 19, 2017.

  1. Duckie48

    Duckie48 Out Of The Brooder

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    I was given 4 chicks a few months ago in exchange for my rooster. (I had 3) One chick is a frizzle which is a rooster (bummer) very nice bird. The other 3 are 2 white with a couple of flecks of black and 1 black. They are all of a smaller stature, not large like an austral orp or some such breed and peck my legs if a bit tardy feeding them.
    The frizzle boy is really nice, he is also game enough to knock my main rooster off the job when on a hen. (My main boy is a Sussex cross). He (little bob) has more gall than size. He is a rusty red and brown ish.
    The neighbour (Bob) that did the swap has named his rooster Allan. That is my man's name. So I named the frizzle little Bob.
    The thing is this. One of the little girls is laying a bluey/green egg. I will have to ask him the breed it came from.
     
  2. CascadiaRiver

    CascadiaRiver Chillin' With My Peeps

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    The white cochins with black flecks will be splahes (I have a very light splash hen, she only has a few dark feathers <3) If its one of your cochins that you belive are laying the eggs I probably wouldnt think they are cochins since they are supposed to lay a creamy egg, do you have any pictures? :)
     
  3. Duckie48

    Duckie48 Out Of The Brooder

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    I'll see if I can put some in.
     
  4. chickens really

    chickens really Overrun With Chickens

    Sounds like you have an Ameruacana or an EE.....;)

    Best wishes....


    Cheers!
     
  5. Duckie48

    Duckie48 Out Of The Brooder

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    I will take a photo of the girls. what is EE.....[​IMG] ??
     
  6. Ducks4us

    Ducks4us Chillin' With My Peeps

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    EE: easter egger chicken
    A mixed breed that lays colored eggs:)
     
  7. wheels74

    wheels74 Just Hatched

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    Sounds like an Easter Egger. I sell eggs and mix their colored eggs in with the various shades of eggs produced. Clear cartons show the color off and my customers enjoy the variety. I really like the Easter Egger.
     

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