I was told he was a white orpington.....

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by kapy4, Sep 30, 2009.

  1. kapy4

    kapy4 Out Of The Brooder

    Sep 27, 2009
    Healdsburg, California
    I am a newbie, but I don't think so..He has a pea comb, muffs, green legs?

  2. raiderbabe239

    raiderbabe239 ♥ Hatchaholic ♥

    Jun 19, 2009
    Fort Myers, Fl
    looks like an EE (eater egger) to me [​IMG]
  3. ccoomber

    ccoomber Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aug 22, 2009
    Redhill, UK
    I would guess that it's an Easter Egger (EE). I don't think Orpingtons have green legs! though i may be wrong! The face looks EE as well. [​IMG]
  4. kapy4

    kapy4 Out Of The Brooder

    Sep 27, 2009
    Healdsburg, California
    Well, I am beside myself with excitement....I actually
    got the picture in the post!!! This place is so awesome!!

    I thought it was a White Americaunana crossed with?

    I noticed that he
    is not pure white...kind of has a slight yellow tinge at tips of
    his feathers.
  5. JewellFarm

    JewellFarm Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 22, 2009
    Lebanon, Virginia
    He's an Easter Egger.
  6. teach1rusl

    teach1rusl Love My Chickens

    So are you okay with EE??? He's quite cute! [​IMG]
  7. Julie_A

    Julie_A Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 20, 2008
    Brewton, Ala.
    I had a white EE rooster once. Grew to be a beautiful bird! Enjoy!!! [​IMG]
  8. Majestic Lane Poultry

    Majestic Lane Poultry Heart Strings Animal Rehoming

    Feb 9, 2009
    Quote:you are not wrong [​IMG]
  9. kapy4

    kapy4 Out Of The Brooder

    Sep 27, 2009
    Healdsburg, California
    I am ok with another Roo, but I guess it is the same problem a lot of us have.. this is my 4th roo. I have Buttercup Rooster,

    and three cockerels..Eddy, a Japanese Batam..I think.
    He was in the same group as the white EE...he is very short,
    black tail straight up...cute little guy...tries to crow...then I have
    and Gio another Buttercup. I have Gio and his sister, Sophie.
    There father is my Buttercup Rooster, and their mom was
    a victim of a raccoon, but I had saved three eggs from her..
    and the results was Gio, Sophie and Joe Cool.

    I thought this EE was going to be aggressive..started crowing
    very young..and chasing the girls..but he has sinced calmed down..maybe because some of the girls are BIGGER than he is...
    Cochin, Delaware, Light Braham.... [​IMG][​IMG][​IMG]
  10. becky3086

    becky3086 Crested Crazy

    Oct 14, 2008
    Thomson, GA
    He is very nice. I love all my EE's and haven't found them to be aggressive. They are usually very nice birds.

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