I think I know what she is now! (pics included!!!)

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by nuttyredhead, Jan 15, 2011.

  1. nuttyredhead

    nuttyredhead Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 3, 2010
    Southern NH
    I have posted before wondering what she is. I have thought she is cochin mixed with something....now i think she is Ameraucana (or EE) mixed with something!!! This is her, picture taken today! What do you think?????


    And another.

    And THIS is what she gave me today, and yesterday!!!! Hers is the green one!!!!
  2. Cat Water

    Cat Water That Person

    Jul 4, 2010
    Mid Coast Maine
    She might be an olive egger! An olive egger is a cross between an ameraucana and a maran (most of the time). Lucky you! Somebody correct me if I'm wrong!
  3. Turkeyrangler

    Turkeyrangler Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 9, 2010
    By Lake Superior
    Really nice olive egg!!
  4. jason_mazzy

    jason_mazzy Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 7, 2011
    dunno what she is but I like her!
  5. Illia

    Illia Crazy for Colors

    Oct 19, 2009
    Forks, WA
    Wrong body type and missing the beard/muffs to be an Olive Egger.

    Are you sure she's the one who laid the olive egg?

    If so, she's likely a Wyandotte x EE or something similar. What color are her legs? Are they feather shanked?
  6. ChickenWisperer

    ChickenWisperer Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jun 30, 2008
    Are you COMPLETELY sure that SHE is the one giving you that egg?

    An egg that deep of an olive should be a F1 cross between a AmeraucanaxDark egger, or close blooded EExdarkegger -which means she would have beard/muffs - and it would be unlikely that she would be pure blue color.... I do not think she is an EE, but a hatchery quality blue cochin.

    BTW, Ameraucanas and EE's are two different things. Ameraucanas are pure - a APA accepted color, muffs/beard, lay blue eggs, and certain body type. EE's can look like anything or lay any color egg; they are mutts.
  7. nuttyredhead

    nuttyredhead Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 3, 2010
    Southern NH
    Quote:Her legs have feathers, and her legs are very dark grey (almost black).

    Her is an older pic where you can see her legs! (editing to add sorry, after looking twice i dont think you can see her legs all that well....)

    Last edited: Jan 15, 2011
  8. 14 chickens & counting

    14 chickens & counting Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 6, 2011
    Buena Vista, GA
    She is very PURTY!
  9. nuttyredhead

    nuttyredhead Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 3, 2010
    Southern NH
    14 chickens & counting :

    She is very PURTY!

    Thank you, my husband picked her out, she was 4 weeks and the "runt". She was so much smaller then the rest, not anymore! She is a good girl!​
  10. NottinghamChicks

    NottinghamChicks Chillin' With My Peeps

    Quote:I think she is an EE/Cochin mix. Very pretty and really nice green eggs!!

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