Is this rooster and EE or Ameraucana? I think EE

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by Shades of Blue, Nov 1, 2012.

  1. Shades of Blue

    Shades of Blue Songster

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    I am new at this so I was wondering if anyone can tell me if this rooster is an Ameraucana? However I suspect he might be an EE. I also have a blue Ameraucana rooster here and when they are beside each other this rooster shows the slate gray even more. As you can see he appears to have a lacing pattern on his chest. What do you think?
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  2. Mr MKK FARMS

    Mr MKK FARMS Crowing Premium Member

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    EE Is my guess! But I'm no expert!
     
  3. Jferlisi

    Jferlisi i dont eat chicken!!!!

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    Hes an EE. Hes has alot of characteristics of a Ams roo but the white is what would make him a EE!
     
  4. It looks like an EE, but it's beautiful!![​IMG]
     
  5. Panth

    Panth Songster

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    Absolutely gorgeous roo!!!!
     
  6. Shades of Blue

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    thanks everyone.....I think he is real nice also. My son in law needed one less roo for winter.....and I took him. His loss is my gain....lol. I hope he produces nice chicks in the spring with my girls.
     
  7. BlueCamas

    BlueCamas Songster

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    Absolutely gorgeous EE cockerel! If you have any EE hens, Put them in a breeding pen and you will get some gorgeous blue toned EE chicks (my favorite [​IMG]).
     
  8. Shades of Blue

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    thank you....I thought he was very unique and my son in law and I both figured he was an Ameraucana but EE is just fine with me since he has the blue gene. I have 5 EE hens so he will be very happy next spring and I put him in his own pen with his girls. I really hope the lacing comes through in the chicks along with the blue. One other person thought he had Blue Birchen Maran characteristics so if that is true maybe I will put my Welsummer in with him also for some olive eggers to be hatched out. I would like winter to begin and be over so spring is closer.....lol.
     
  9. Mac14

    Mac14 Songster

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    Oh my goodness! What a beauty! :)
     
  10. Shades of Blue

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    thank you....
     

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