Looking for 2nd opinion on breed...

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by saluki33, Jan 1, 2010.

  1. saluki33

    saluki33 New Egg

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    I am guessing Ameraucana and New Hampshire Red, thoughts?
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  2. Linkoso

    Linkoso Chillin' With My Peeps

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    The first one looks like a lohmann brown or something... A hybrid/batteri chicken (production red or what are you call them here in BYC?).

    The second one... We dont have ameraucanas here in Sweden so I cant say if she's a so called easter egger or an ameraucana.
     
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  3. GlitterKitty

    GlitterKitty Chillin' With My Peeps

    Nov 21, 2009
    The first almost looks like a red sex link. I have two of those and my girl looks like you except her comb is smaller...
     
  4. GraceAK

    GraceAK Chillin' With My Peeps

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    the first one also looks like a red sex link to me. The second one is probably an easter egger. Does she lay yet, and if so, are they green? I'd say EE then.
     
  5. chickenlover54

    chickenlover54 Henely Hatchery

    May 20, 2009
    Northern Illinois
    she looks like she could be an ameraucana, silver duckwing? look at how full her beard and muffs are and she has slate legs. I'm not thinkin EE for this one
     
  6. saluki33

    saluki33 New Egg

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    Dawn's (grey legs) eggs are always light tan, almost stone, and relatively large. Shiny (red) lays brown, smaller, more rounded eggs. Both average 1 a day up unitl recently, winter and rain have slowed production. We live in the city and they run around my back yard all day. My daughter loves them!
     
  7. Ariel301

    Ariel301 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Nov 14, 2009
    Kingman Arizona
    Production Red and the second one is an Easter Egger for sure if she lays brown eggs. Real Ameraucanas only lay blue.
     

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