I'm a little confused about what breed I have... Help?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by Jesse Robbins, Nov 20, 2015.

  1. Jesse Robbins

    Jesse Robbins Out Of The Brooder

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    I was given two chickens that are supposed to be Lavender Orpingtons. However, they look nothing like the Lavender Orpingtons that show up when you search on Google. Can anyone confirm whether they are in fact Lavender Orpingtons? Meet Woosie and Lavender.
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  2. keesmom

    keesmom Overrun With Chickens

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    They are not solid lavender. They are either blue or lavender Columbian, I can't quite tell from the picture. I am not sure if they are pure Orpington, they should have white legs.
     
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  3. Jesse Robbins

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    I'm not sure what color their legs would be called. I'm new to the whole backyard chicken thing.
     
  4. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Overrun With Chickens

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    Agreed
     
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  5. Jesse Robbins

    Jesse Robbins Out Of The Brooder

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    In other words, they are some sort of project chicken? Thanks for the feedback! I really appreciate it. [​IMG]
     
  6. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Chicken Obsessed

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    X2 on keesmom's post.
    Your birds have "slate" legs.
     
  7. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Whatever they are called they make a beautiful pair
     
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  8. Jesse Robbins

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    Thanks! I agree.
     

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