My Banty is a????

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by Rockridge Chicks, Nov 13, 2007.

  1. Rockridge Chicks

    Rockridge Chicks Out Of The Brooder

    Sep 19, 2007
    Kingston, Ont
    I was told that this is an Ameraucana Banty... I can't find any pictures that look anything like her...

    Ideas on what she may be?


    Cheers & Thanx
  2. silkiechicken

    silkiechicken Staff PhD Premium Member

    I want to say she is an EE bantam... with for some suspicious posture of Japanese bantam mixed in.
  3. Rockridge Chicks

    Rockridge Chicks Out Of The Brooder

    Sep 19, 2007
    Kingston, Ont
    I was thinking EE just because of her feathering... She is a strange one!
    She was given to my daughter as a gift by the farmer I got my 2 RIR from.

    Are you thinking Japanese because her tail sticks up?
  4. wclawrence

    wclawrence Chillin' With My Peeps

    She??? Honey, that she is a HE.
  5. pipermark

    pipermark Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 26, 2007
    He? This dose not strike me as a young bird and I dont see any saddle feathers, with out knowing more I would hesitate to sex the bird. However if I am correct about the age of the bird , 7months or older, it could very easily be a pullet based on that picture, IMHO.
    Last edited: Nov 15, 2007
  6. rosyposyosy

    rosyposyosy Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 11, 2007
    Quote:Maybe 7 weeks or older! I deffinately don't think she's 7 months or older, she would have red waddle.
  7. Frozen Feathers

    Frozen Feathers Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 4, 2007
    Quote:I would have to agree with the Japanese mixed in. I would go with EE/Jap X
  8. ksacres

    ksacres At Your Service

    Nov 16, 2007
    San Antonio TX
    I thought it was a pullet too... But I agree, a bantam Easter Egger, some places that's synonomous with Ameracana... Not really sure about the legs, could just be the way he/she is standing.
    Last edited: Nov 16, 2007

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