RIR with white egg?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by gabirder, Aug 16, 2013.

  1. gabirder

    gabirder Chirping

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    This is suppose to be a RIR, but she is laying a white egg? Any ideas? [​IMG][​IMG]

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  2. ChickenCanoe

    ChickenCanoe Free Ranging 7 Years

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  3. Tricoglossus

    Tricoglossus Songster

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    Are you sure the egg came from that bird?
     
  4. Mathew544

    Mathew544 In the Brooder

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    That does not look like a RIR hen. That looks like a rooster with the large combs/waddles and the dark saddle feathers. Do you have other hens?
     

  5. gabirder

    gabirder Chirping

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    Yes. This hen was the only one in the coop and that white egg appeared? I too thought this was a roo,but I am sure this egg came from this bird.
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  6. ChickenCanoe

    ChickenCanoe Free Ranging 7 Years

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    Probably a Mediterranean breed. Most lay white eggs and have big combs.
    Or your significant other is playing tricks on you.
     
  7. CowGrrrl

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    That is a rooster, and roosters don't lay eggs.
     

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