What am I?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by konachicks, Dec 1, 2014.

  1. konachicks

    konachicks Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aloha, I bought this chick from Meyers as a "Blue Ameraucana"
    However I've had a few people on here tell me she isn't one. I emailed photos along with my question to Meyers and even they think they might have messed up :( but what is she if not an am?Her comb looks straight instead of pea comb. She does have slate legs. Her tail feathers (or lack of) are way shorter then my other chicks I got from them that are the same age.
    HELP!
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  2. jmcgee83

    jmcgee83 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    It looks sorta like an Australorp to me?
     
  3. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Chicken Obsessed

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    I agree; or perhaps a female Black Sex Link.
     
  4. konachicks

    konachicks Chillin' With My Peeps

    Do those two ideas have slate legs and no real tail feather growth at 4 weeks?
    Here are some more pics I just took
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  5. konachicks

    konachicks Chillin' With My Peeps

    Her tail feathers are about half of what my 6 other chicks of different breeds have (all same age)
     
  6. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Overrun With Chickens

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    She looks like an Australorp to me, too. Australorps have blackish legs, like hers.
     
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  7. jonalisa

    jonalisa Codswallop!

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    Here's my Black Australorp for comparison...

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  8. birdman55

    birdman55 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    there so cute when there little chicks
     
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    BantamLover21 Overrun With Chickens

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  10. konachicks

    konachicks Chillin' With My Peeps

    Thanks everyone
     

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