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KHoward

Songster
8 Years
Apr 28, 2011
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Boston
Hi,

I received a really nice selection of Rare Breed Assortment from Meyer Hatchery and I am unable to identify a few. They are all 5 weeks old.

#1 - Black Marans? Cockerel? Has feathered feet:


#2 - Golden Cuckoo Marans? Cockerel? Has feathered feet:


#3 pullet? No idea what this is?


#4 pullet? No idea what this is?


#5 pullet? Barnevelder?
 

junebuggena

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3 is Blue Laced Gold Wyandotte. 4 is Blue Laced Red Wyandotte. Wyandottes are tricky to sex, due to their flat rose combs. 1 could be Marans, looks like a pullet for now. 2 looks like a Golden Cuckoo Marans, and is definitely a cockerel, give how wide the white bars are. 5, can't see the comb type. Either Barnevelder or Dark Cornish.
 

Michael OShay

Crowing
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May 14, 2014
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3 is Blue Laced Gold Wyandotte. 4 is Blue Laced Red Wyandotte. Wyandottes are tricky to sex, due to their flat rose combs. 1 could be Marans, looks like a pullet for now. 2 looks like a Golden Cuckoo Marans, and is definitely a cockerel, give how wide the white bars are. 5, can't see the comb type. Either Barnevelder or Dark Cornish.

X2 on junebuggena's post.
 

KHoward

Songster
8 Years
Apr 28, 2011
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Boston
Thanks everyone!
According to their website, it looks like Meyer sells BLRW's but not BLGW's on their website, so maybe they are both BLRW? Though, I agree they look different.
 
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StarMeKritten

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Dec 28, 2013
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Thanks everyone!
According to their website, it looks like Meyer sells BLRW's but not BLGW's on their website, so maybe they are both BLRW?  Though, I agree they look different.

They are both what Meyer sells as Blue laced red wyandottes. However, the "blue" comes in a range from black to splash with various shades of blue in the middle. The "red" is supposed to be a nice dark mahogany red but is usually gold or a lighter red in hatchery stock due to past crosses between the blue laced red and golden laced varieties.
 

KHoward

Songster
8 Years
Apr 28, 2011
248
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Boston
Update: I STILL don't know what she is?! This was in a "rare breed" assortment from Meyer.


This was her at about 5 weeks. Slate colored legs, pea comb.



This is her now at 16 weeks:


 
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