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Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by 1lpoock, Sep 9, 2009.

  1. 1lpoock

    1lpoock Spruce Creek Waterfowl

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    It either came from a black or red sex link....its the one all they way on the left of the carton....heck, i'd be happy if this egg was coming from a black copper maran!
    The others are sex link eggs and white leghorn eggs in the picture for comparison.
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  2. naturegirl

    naturegirl In the Brooder

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    Wow it looks like a maran egg. Do you have any Maran's? It's a Beauty!!!!!!!!!!!!! [​IMG]
     
  3. BarkerChickens

    BarkerChickens Microbrewing Chickenologist

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    PRETTY!!! I would love to have an egg that color in my basket! [​IMG]
     
  4. fshinggrl

    fshinggrl Songster

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    Awesome! I love dark eggs!
     
  5. wjallen05

    wjallen05 Songster

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    lucky!! that is gorgeous!
     
  6. 1lpoock

    1lpoock Spruce Creek Waterfowl

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    I'm pretty sure none are marans.... [​IMG]
    But you never know...some of those black sex links sure do look like them [​IMG]
     
  7. Happy Chooks

    Happy Chooks Moderator Staff Member

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    Very nice!
     

  8. fldiver97

    fldiver97 Songster

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    Beautiful egg!!
     
  9. eastbaychicks

    eastbaychicks Songster

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    [​IMG] super pretty!!! I have a maran and I hope she provides at least that color. [​IMG]
     
  10. flymamma

    flymamma Songster

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    My Black Sex link actually lays darker eggs than my friend's Maran .... They are neat !
     

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