Is this guy an egyptian fayoumis or a silver spangled hamburg?

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by Tolland birds, Feb 11, 2013.

  1. Tolland birds

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    [​IMG] Not sure won him in a poultry raffle
     
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  2. Tolland birds

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    Please help!
     
  3. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member

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    [​IMG] He's not a silver spangled Hamburg. He looks somewhat but not 100% like a Fayoumi. Picture for me is a little too blurry to be really definitive.
     
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  5. Tolland birds

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    This may clear things up... I'm leaning towards fayoumi [​IMG][/IMG]
     
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  7. Shellz

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    Yep, I'm guessing fayoumi too!
     
  8. RhodeRunner

    RhodeRunner Chillin' With My Peeps

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    He isn't a Hamburgh, as they have rose combs. Your boy's feather color is a poor example of silver penciling. This makes him likely to be a hatchery quality Silver Campine, or Egyptian Fayoumi.
     
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