Orange Chickens

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by 1_FnkyFrm, Jul 28, 2010.

  1. 1_FnkyFrm

    1_FnkyFrm Songster

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    I'm wanting orange chickens. What are some breeds of chickens that I can raise or cross to get orange chickens? Any help?
     
  2. KellyHM

    KellyHM Crowing

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    Lots of EEs are orange.
     
  3. LarryPQ

    LarryPQ Easter Hatch!!

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    Pumpkin hulesleys (spelling?)
     
  4. 1_FnkyFrm

    1_FnkyFrm Songster

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    I had seen somewhere that the Aloha Project had some they were calling orange...
     
  5. LarryPQ

    LarryPQ Easter Hatch!!

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    Muahahhaha! I am the Aloha project. Me and Sommer. [​IMG]
     
  6. 1_FnkyFrm

    1_FnkyFrm Songster

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    Do you not have some that are a nice orange in color..
     
  7. wegotchickens

    wegotchickens DownSouth D'Uccles & Silkies

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    You talking bright obnoxious Volunteer orange, or a pastel variant of orange?
     
  8. 1_FnkyFrm

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    I want a nice orange nothing obnoxious....
     
  9. LarryPQ

    LarryPQ Easter Hatch!!

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    Sorry then, the Alohas only do obnoixious orange. Like a Hawaiian shirt. [​IMG]
     
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  10. wegotchickens

    wegotchickens DownSouth D'Uccles & Silkies

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    I have GOT to send you a pic of the goldneck trio. The roo is a lovely tri-color of oranges and white....
     

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