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Large black hen with white on face

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by tjbeckman, Nov 12, 2012.

  1. tjbeckman

    tjbeckman Chirping

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    Hi, I don't have a picture but when I was young I had an awesome hen. She was huge, I mean, as far as I am concerned. She was big enough that we used two hands to hold her and she could barely fit through the door on the hen house.She was black, but would glisten blues and greens in the sun. She had large white on her face and a beautiful red comb. Any ideas would be appreciated! [​IMG]
     

  2. Yay Chicks!

    Yay Chicks! Songster

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    Could she have been a White Faced Black Spanish?
     
  3. tjbeckman

    tjbeckman Chirping

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    I just googled and that wasn't it but it suggested the Minorca, and that is her!!! I am so excited... Guess what I am ordering this spring LOL[​IMG]Thanks so much!!!
     
  4. jonhlawless18

    jonhlawless18 In the Brooder

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    minorcas are great and lay huge eggs that was my guess too!
     
  5. Mr MKK FARMS

    Mr MKK FARMS Crowing Premium Member

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    Good, glad you got that sorted!
     

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