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Look at my dark egg!

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

  1. 1lpoock

    1lpoock Spruce Creek Waterfowl

    Apr 20, 2009
    Sandusky, Ohio
    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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    Last edited: Sep 9, 2009
  2. naturegirl

    naturegirl Out Of 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

    Nov 25, 2007
    High Desert, CA
    PRETTY!!! I would love to have an egg that color in my basket! [​IMG]
     
  4. fshinggrl

    fshinggrl Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Awesome! I love dark eggs!
     
  5. wjallen05

    wjallen05 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    lucky!! that is gorgeous!
     
  6. 1lpoock

    1lpoock Spruce Creek Waterfowl

    Apr 20, 2009
    Sandusky, Ohio
    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 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aug 5, 2009
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    Beautiful egg!!
     
  9. eastbaychicks

    eastbaychicks Chillin' With My Peeps

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

    flymamma Chillin' With My Peeps

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

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