New Birds! but what are they again?!

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by WaterFarm1234, Nov 11, 2015.

  1. WaterFarm1234

    WaterFarm1234 New Egg

    Jun 28, 2015
    ok people. I have no idea how you all know so much about chickens, but I really hope to learn a little from this site. I got my first dozen a few months ago which the first hen was from.... I was told she was an areacana (sp) but she doesn't look like it at all! The rest I just got from a neighbor and have no idea what they are, If you guys could let me know breed and egg color I would be MOST appreciative!

    Oh and I know the one rooster is a wyandotte but not sure about the second. Cool. Thanks guys!





  2. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

    Jun 18, 2010
    Southern Oregon

    The first bird is an Easter egger. They're often mistakenly sold as Americana or Aracauna, but they don't meet the basic standards for either breed.
    Second bird looks like a crested Cream Legbar mix.
    Third bird could also be a CCL mix, or with that comb possibly a Polish mix. Is her comb V shaped, or just a wavy straight comb? Mixed with what, no idea, sorry.
    Fourth bird also a CCL mix, or a poorly bred CCL.
    I think your roosters are a CCL mix and a silver laced Wyandotte.
  3. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

    Aug 26, 2009
    Out to pasture
    x 2
  4. Chicken Girl1

    Chicken Girl1 Queen of the Coop

    Mar 3, 2015

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