Lavender or Blue Orp?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by This_chicks_place, Apr 28, 2011.

  1. kaitlyn_rae2003

    kaitlyn_rae2003 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    SOOOO PRETTY!!!
     
  2. suzeqf

    suzeqf Chillin' With My Peeps

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    i hope you find out i've got 2 lav ops 5 week olds that look a lot like yours color wise and i'm hoping at least one of mine is a girl
     
  3. jimmythechicken

    jimmythechicken Chillin' With My Peeps

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    def lavender
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    this is a lav
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    this is a blue our blues are pretty light will be breeding them back to black next year but you can see the diff
     
  4. This_chicks_place

    This_chicks_place Chillin' With My Peeps

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    The breeder told me she was a blue, but I suspected she was a little light. Pullet right???
     
  5. ChooksChick

    ChooksChick BeakHouse's Mad Chicken Scientist

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    Quote:Yes, and yes- def. lav. pullet.
     
  6. jimmythechicken

    jimmythechicken Chillin' With My Peeps

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    mansfield
    she may be splash i see some coloring in her wings but def not a blue
     
  7. This_chicks_place

    This_chicks_place Chillin' With My Peeps

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    She [​IMG] is actually all very light dove gray, thats just some mucky mucky on her side! But thanks for the info. I'm so excited she is a she!!
     
  8. speckledhen

    speckledhen Intentional Solitude Premium Member

    I'm sorry, but I don't think she's a lavender. She looks like a splash to me. Did the person even have lavenders you got her from? In the second picture, you can see a splash "accent" feather near her tail area.

    Here is my splash Ameraucana, Snow.

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  9. jimmythechicken

    jimmythechicken Chillin' With My Peeps

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    mansfield
    Quote:ya that is what i was thinking in the second pic first pic def looks lav but second pic looks splash.
     

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