What am I?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by mirasmom, Nov 29, 2014.

  1. mirasmom

    mirasmom Out Of The Brooder

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    We got some new chicks, the feed store had them 2 for 1 so i tossed the idea of having my girls raise their own out the window. I am pretty sure 4 of them are Araucana they have the puffy cheeks. But they had these black and white/yellow ones and I know they are not Rhode Island Reds, since the sign said they only had those two breeds I have no idea what they are. Any help would be great.

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  2. Ol Grey Mare

    Ol Grey Mare One egg shy of a full carton. ..... Premium Member

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    The "Auraucana" are Easter Eggers. The black chicks could be a couple of different breeds - is that white wing feathering on the last picture or?
     
  3. mymilliefleur

    mymilliefleur Keeper of the Flock

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    Yes, they are most likely easter eggers. It's hard to tell what kind of comb the black ones have, if it's a pea comb, they are most likely a EE as well.
     
  4. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Overrun With Chickens

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    The black ones are likely Black Australorps, as that is a common black breed.
     
  5. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Overrun With Chickens

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    Agreed.
     
  6. mirasmom

    mirasmom Out Of The Brooder

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    Yes the black chicks have white wing feathers and very tiny combs, one is much fluffier then the other, I am hoping this is not a male / female trate as I am not supposed to have roo's.

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