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Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by mystus808, Jan 16, 2011.

  1. mystus808

    mystus808 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    How can i tell if my "Americanas" are true of EE?
     
  2. darkmatter

    darkmatter Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quote:Keep them and pay for food & board till they lay colored eggs or not after 8 to 12 months.
     
  3. Illia

    Illia Crazy for Colors

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    Check their leg color. Is is green? Yellow? If their legs are anything but slate grey w/white soles or black w/white soles, they're Easter Eggers.

    Check their plumage color. Does it look exactly like any of the accepted Ameraucana colors? If there's a shred of doubt, it is an Easter Egger.

    Also - chances are if you're curious about your birds being Ameraucana/EE, or you spelled the name wrong, or you got them from a feedstore or hatchery, they're Easter Eggers.


    Still, EE's are just as wonderful and lay colored eggs. [​IMG]
     
  4. mystus808

    mystus808 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    They are laying blueish greenish eggs
     
  5. magicpigeon

    magicpigeon Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Some pics might be helpful [​IMG]
     
  6. mystus808

    mystus808 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Some pics might be helpful

    ok ill get some better ones tomorrow its night right now. Is there any one place i should try to take pictures of?​
     
  7. akcountrygrrl

    akcountrygrrl Chillin' With My Peeps

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    They are EEs. That's very typical EE coloring.
     
  8. magicpigeon

    magicpigeon Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quote:They look like EEs to me [​IMG]
     
  9. mystus808

    mystus808 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    okay. why do the 2 hens have different combs?
     

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