Mystery Rare Exotic Chick

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by chandrahoffman, Sep 26, 2013.

  1. chandrahoffman

    chandrahoffman In the Brooder

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    Hi there
    I recently ordered a dozen day olds from MyPetChicken. In the order, I selected 3 'rare exotics'. These can be anything from this breed list:

    • Buckeye
    • Ancona
    • Easter Egger
    • Ameraucana (Wheaten, Blue, Black, Splash)
    • Black Sumatra
    • Andalusian (Blue, Black, or Splash)
    • Appenzeller Spitzhauben
    • Sicilian Buttercup
    • Salmon Faverolles
    • Golden Campine
    • Buff Chantecler
    • Blue Laced Red Wyandotte
    • Barnevelder
    • Brahma (Buff Brahma, Light Brahma)
    • Marans (Silver Cuckoo, Golden Cuckoo, Black Copper, Blue Copper, Blue Splash, White)
    • Dominique
    • Columbian Wyandotte
    • Dark Cornish
    • Cochin
    • Welsummer
    • White Sultan
    • Polish (Assorted colors)
    • Exchequer Leghorn
    • Speckled Sussex
    • Hamburg (Assorted colors)
    • Lakenvelder (Silver, Golden)
    • Partridge Penedesenca
    • Jersey Giant
    • Blue Orpington
    • Silver Grey Dorking
    • Egyptian Fayoumi
    • Black Langshans

    I can see that I have an Easter Egger, and a white crested blue polish. But this third baby is stumping me. I will post photos of her at 3 days old, 1 week, and 2.5 weeks, (today.) I'd love to hear what she might be. Her name is Siren because she is the loudest little cheeper whenever she gets picked up.
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    Siren, 3 days old
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    Siren, 1 week the one on the right (I think the one on the left is my easter egger, maybe bantam)

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    Siren, 2.5 weeks (today!)

    Thanks in advance for your help!
     
  2. Kelsie2290

    Kelsie2290 Free Ranging Premium Member

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    silver lakenvelder gets my vote
     
  3. PioneerPrincess

    PioneerPrincess Songster

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    Can you tell what kind of comb she may have? If it's single, my guess would be Silver Lakenvelder. : )
     
  4. Frost Homestead

    Frost Homestead eggmonger

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    I agree, looks like a lakenvelder. my second guess would be exchequer leghorn but the color of the feather in the newest pics is too white
     
  5. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Crowing

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    It vote for Silver Lakenvelder. Lucky you, Lakenvelders are beautiful birds!
     
  6. TammyTX

    TammyTX Crowing

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    It looks a little like the Silver Spangled Hamburg I received as my exotic from Murray McMurray in August. My SSH has pretty blue legs. What color does your chick have?
     
    Last edited: Sep 26, 2013
  7. ramirezframing

    ramirezframing Crowing

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    100% lakenvelder
     

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