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Same chicken diffrent names??

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by Rockridge Chicks, Oct 2, 2007.

  1. Rockridge Chicks

    Rockridge Chicks In the Brooder

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    Hi,

    I was just wondering if the "Breed or type" of chicken names varies from United States to Canada?

    I keep reading about Columbian Wyandottes, is this the same as a Columbian Rock?? I don't really see a diffrence.

    Thanks for the insight

    Megan
     
  2. Frozen Feathers

    Frozen Feathers Songster

    May 4, 2007
    Maine
    Columbia refers to a color pattern...white body, silver to black penciling on the hackle and black tips on the tail.... almost Delaware coloring... Plymouth Rocks have single combs and Wyandottes have a rose comb. Rocks are also a larger breed. So, no they're not the same. [​IMG]
     
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  3. Rockridge Chicks

    Rockridge Chicks In the Brooder

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    Thanks Angie!

    Wow I really do have alot to learn...

    Sure glad I found this site :c)
     

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