Silver guessing game

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by Mom 2em All, Aug 22, 2008.

  1. Mom 2em All

    Mom 2em All Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 20, 2008
    Southeast Michigan
    This was when first hatched and dried:

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    This is her now. Roughly 7 1/2 weeks old. She is very small-smaller than the Polish, same age. Dark legs.:

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  2. Mahonri

    Mahonri Urban Desert Chicken Enthusiast Premium Member

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    I have no clue what she is, but she is beautiful.
     
  3. Mom 2em All

    Mom 2em All Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 20, 2008
    Southeast Michigan
    She is like a small mourning dove. Very friendly- whatever kind she is. Everyone that looks at my chickens asks me, though, "Oh! What kind of bird is that little silver one?" and all I can do is go,
    "I dunno." [​IMG] One good thing- if ever I get busted and told that I cannot have my chickens, I can pretend she isnt a chicken.
     
  4. pinkfeather

    pinkfeather Chillin' With My Peeps

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    She looks kind of like a splash Old English game bantam. Soo cute. [​IMG]
     
  5. gotchooks?

    gotchooks? Out Of The Brooder

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    IDK...She is lovely!
     
  6. LinckHillPoultry

    LinckHillPoultry Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 17, 2008
    Pennsylvania
    Andalusian is my guess.
     
  7. big_brahmas

    big_brahmas Out Of The Brooder

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    Looks like a Self Blue OEGB to me.
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  8. wclawrence

    wclawrence Chillin' With My Peeps

    Peacombed and dark in the face with dark legs. Blue Sumatra is my guess. that is a beautiful color of blue, too.

    Edited to add:

    How about a picture of the bottom of her feet? Sounds funny but I bet they are yellow.
     
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  9. Mom 2em All

    Mom 2em All Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 20, 2008
    Southeast Michigan
    Its so funny- I had to go out and LOOK at her feet, because I had no idea. They are just a paler gray than her legs and the top of her feet- no yellow. She thought I was rather strange, tipping her over, though.

    Im not sure of the difference between a pea comb and a single comb- she has one ridge. Does that make it single?
     
  10. LilPeeps

    LilPeeps Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 13, 2007
    SE Mass
    I'd say she's a self blue oegb.
     

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