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Maran Color Question

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by MedSchlFarmers, Jun 25, 2016.

  1. MedSchlFarmers

    MedSchlFarmers Chillin' With My Peeps

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    These babies are about 4.5 weeks old. I am fairly certain I have a cockerel and pullet. Are they both Splash Marans? Or is the pullet a blue copper maran?

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    I can try for better photos if it is helpful, they are scared of my phone/camera.
     
  2. junebuggena

    junebuggena Chicken Obsessed

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    Probably both Splash. If she develops copper through the head/neck/chest area, then you can call her Splash Copper Marans.
     
  3. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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    She's iffy to me. She could be a light blue, or a dark splash. You'll be able to tell better when she's fully feathered.
     
  4. MedSchlFarmers

    MedSchlFarmers Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Thank you! I'll post some new pictures in a week.
     

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