Is this what they call a splash ameraucana rooster?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by sussexy, Oct 21, 2015.

  1. sussexy

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  2. keesmom

    keesmom Overrun With Chickens

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    He is an Easter Egger cockerel.
     
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  3. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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    I wouldn't call him splash, but he's kinda-sorta splash with a lot of leakage. Splash should be an even light misty grey with random darker flecks. Not sure if I have a pic right off...

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    some splash birds. I think the splashes here are cockerels and the blue is a pullet.
     
  4. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    EE cockerel
     
  5. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Chicken Obsessed

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    X2 on the other members; he's an Easter Egger rather than a true Ameraucana.
     
  6. sussexy

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    So if he's not a true ameraucana I guess the other birds I got with him won't be either? The ladies just started laying. Blue eggs, some seem a bit more green.
     
  7. Ol Grey Mare

    Ol Grey Mare One egg shy of a full carton. ..... Premium Member

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    Most likely not - where did you get them? If you post photos of the girls we will be glad to confirm whether they are EE for you
     
  8. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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    I agree, post pics. This can be a tricky area, a lot of it rides on what color the hens are, the color of the legs and skin, the type of comb, etc.
     
  9. Michael OShay

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    X2 on both of the above posts.
     
  10. BantamLover21

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    Easter Egger cockerel, kind of splash in color.
     

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