The never ending question...Ameraucanas or EE??

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by patman75, Oct 15, 2009.

  1. patman75

    patman75 Chillin' With My Peeps

    A few weeks ago I go suckered into picking up two 4 month old Ameraucanas the guy said at the flee market.

    I wanted 2 more egg layers for the winter and like my flock ot have a lot of variety. As I bought them I was thinking that these two are probably EE and more like 3 months old. No matter I still wanted them.

    So for you experts out there...

    Ameraucanas or EE? [​IMG]


    The pictures were when i first got them a few weeks ago, they are still in quarintine.




  2. femalecbrown

    femalecbrown Out Of The Brooder

    Jul 24, 2009
    Cloverdale, Indiana
    I think picture #3 looks like a speckled sussex.
  3. wyliefarms

    wyliefarms Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aug 19, 2008
    Quote:Agree and the others are EE
  4. promiselandfarm5

    promiselandfarm5 Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 25, 2009
    Rome, GA
    Quote:I agree!!!
  5. Amy's Animals

    Amy's Animals Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 8, 2009
    Southern Oregon
    Definitely NOT Ameraucanas, but beautiful nevertheless. I also think the (very pretty:drool ) is either a speckled sussex or speckled something cross [​IMG] I would kill for such a pretty bird, well not really but you get the point! [​IMG] Nice find!
  6. Tailfeathers

    Tailfeathers Chillin' With My Peeps

    Dec 31, 2007
    Washington State
    Definitely not Ameraucanas but certainly interesting looking birds.

    For pictures of the 8 approved/recognized Ameraucana varieties, please see: for the APA SOP.

    God Bless,
  7. patman75

    patman75 Chillin' With My Peeps


    Speckled sussex that was a surprise.

    I was pretty sure I did not have any Ameraucanas.

    Now all 6 of my chickens are different breeds and mutts. [​IMG]

    I post again when they get older and see what everyone still thinks.

    Ohh I forgot to ask, All girls? No roos? Right? [​IMG]

BackYard Chickens is proudly sponsored by