gypsie colored faces

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by chickenbuddy0, Nov 22, 2008.

  1. chickenbuddy0

    chickenbuddy0 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    What breeds have gypsie colored faces??? I can think of one game breed that has this face coloring but I can't think of any others.
     
  2. blackred

    blackred Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Modern Games in Birchen, Brown Red, Lemon and Silver blue are to have is sometimes refered to as Gypsy faced, but the standard calls for Mullberry.
    The standard calls for Gypsy color for Sumantra.

    Bob
     
  3. chicken_boy_Kurt

    chicken_boy_Kurt Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 20, 2008
    Gypsy to almost black for the standard face color of sumatras.
     
  4. hinkjc

    hinkjc Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

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    I have black araucana with gypsy colored faces. They are very pretty.
     
  5. blackred

    blackred Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quote:It just says Gypsy- nothing about -to almost black. Although that might be what most breeders strive for.
     
  6. seedcorn

    seedcorn Chillin' With My Peeps

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    someone please post a picture of what a gypsie face is.
     
  7. chicken_boy_Kurt

    chicken_boy_Kurt Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Bad quality, and his "wattles" (not much there [​IMG]) are a little red.
     
  8. hinkjc

    hinkjc Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

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    Here are 2 gypsy faces (left & right) with a regular pullet in the middle.

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  9. Birch Run Farm

    Birch Run Farm Biddy up!

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    Jody,

    Do you notice if the gypsy faces araucanas lay blue or green eggs?
     
  10. hinkjc

    hinkjc Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

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    They lay blue eggs...all of my blacks do.
     

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