needing help with this breed

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by shane jenkins, May 24, 2017.

  1. shane jenkins

    shane jenkins Just Hatched

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    i'm not sure what breed of chicken this is. we've had it for about 2 months now. we purchased it from rural king. any help would be much appreciated.
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  2. oldhenlikesdogs

    oldhenlikesdogs Sits With Chickens Premium Member

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    Looks similar to an Easter egger that I have.
     
  3. shane jenkins

    shane jenkins Just Hatched

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    it doesn't have the cheek tufts. i have four other easter eggers and they all have them.
     
  4. Chicken Girl1

    Chicken Girl1 Stuck back in the 40s Premium Member

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    It could be a clean faced Easter Egger
     
  5. Chicken Girl1

    Chicken Girl1 Stuck back in the 40s Premium Member

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    The only problem is their bird has greenish/slate colored legs which is not a Leghorn trait.
     
  6. oldhenlikesdogs

    oldhenlikesdogs Sits With Chickens Premium Member

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    Out of my 3 EE from last year, 2 had cheek muffs, and one doesn't. There are more without them now.
     
  7. Kyanite

    Kyanite Loving Life! Premium Member

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    I agree. It looks like an Easter Egger. I've seen some with beards, some with cheek tufts, some with both, and some with neither.
     
  8. shane jenkins

    shane jenkins Just Hatched

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    thanks for the info, i'll let you know once it starts laying.
     

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