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Is this an Easter Egger?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by Nobbit, Apr 3, 2012.

  1. Nobbit

    Nobbit Out Of The Brooder

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    Hello Everyone! I got 3 new chicks in the mail today.[​IMG] I know 2 of them b/c I requested them, but I got one "assorted rare" and am having some trouble identifying her. I'm thinking possibly easter egger, but figured I'd ask the experts. Thanks! [​IMG][​IMG]
     
  2. Melinda35

    Melinda35 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    So cute!! I am no expert by any means but I had some last year and they all looked like that or similar to it anyway. Definite possibility but I am not sure if they are considered rare/exotic breed. [​IMG]
     
  3. Kevin565

    Kevin565 Chicken Obsessed Premium Member

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    It looks like a EE to me but I'm also not an expert
     
  4. akcountrygrrl

    akcountrygrrl Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Looks like an EE. Because the hatcheries don't necessarily label them correctly and call them Ameraucana or Araucana, they get away with selling them as a rare breed.
     
  5. nurse_turtle

    nurse_turtle Chillin' With My Peeps

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    By far the most popular choice of hatcheries to use for extra and rare chicks, the EE. Most likely a rooster too.
     
  6. hdowden

    hdowden Overrun With Chickens

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    yes ee
     
  7. Nobbit

    Nobbit Out Of The Brooder

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    Thanks, y'all! [​IMG] Now that I look at her face, I can see the little poofs like the faverolle has. I'm hoping she's not a roo, I asked for female and ordered from MPC, they tend to be pretty good about it (although I know it's not 100% accurate right out of the egg). Yay chickens! [​IMG]
     
  8. Melinda35

    Melinda35 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    My EEs had the poofy faces too but none of them were roos. EE roos are very pretty though.
     

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