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Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by EEBLACKCOPPERMARAN, Nov 7, 2011.

  1. EEBLACKCOPPERMARAN

    EEBLACKCOPPERMARAN Songster

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    I was wondering what is the difference between a wheaten Ameraucana and a Blue Wheaten Ameraucana hens??
     
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  2. EEBLACKCOPPERMARAN

    EEBLACKCOPPERMARAN Songster

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    Anyone [​IMG]
     
  3. nurse_turtle

    nurse_turtle Songster

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    Just a color difference. Like a white or brown leghorn.
     
  4. EEBLACKCOPPERMARAN

    EEBLACKCOPPERMARAN Songster

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    How can you tell the difference??
     
  5. Illia

    Illia Crazy for Colors

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    Wheatens are like this -

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    Blue Wheatens are just a blue version, replacing the black, like this -

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    It is indeed hard to tell in breeds like Ameraucanas though because many Am hens have WAY too little black or blue in the tail.
     
  6. EEBLACKCOPPERMARAN

    EEBLACKCOPPERMARAN Songster

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    Thanks!!
     

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