Please write out breeds full name

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by un-named, Jun 12, 2011.

  1. un-named

    un-named Chillin' With My Peeps

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    For the newbies, and others like myself not real familiar with breeds, could y'all write out the full name of the breed in your post then abbreviate from there on? I can't figure out which breed is being mentioned some of the time.....
    thanks in advance!
     
  2. uncle rico

    uncle rico Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Heres some abbreviations commonly used on this forum

    RIR=Rhode Island Red
    EE=Easter Egger
    BR=Barred Rock
    BO=Buff Orpington
    BA=Black Australorp
    JG=Jersey Giant

    I can't think of any more but I am sure others out there can catch any I miss

    Hope this helps
     
  3. un-named

    un-named Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quote:thank you!!! Now if I can remember them, lol!
     
  4. ScotianChick

    ScotianChick Chillin' With My Peeps

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    SLW means Silver Laced Wyandotte [​IMG]
     
  5. Squishypuff

    Squishypuff Chillin' With My Peeps

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    What does ISA stand for?
     
  6. ninabl

    ninabl Chillin' With My Peeps

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    great post. now i dont have to google it everytime
     
  7. Nonny

    Nonny Chillin' With My Peeps

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  8. heatherindeskies

    heatherindeskies Chillin' With My Peeps

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    X2... would be easier on some of us. I thought I read about an OEGB? What is that?
     
  9. scratch'n'peck

    scratch'n'peck Overrun With Chickens

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    Old English Game Bantam

    Isa brown I'm not really sure if the Isa stands for something or not.
     
  10. Dray67

    Dray67 Chillin' With My Peeps

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