What breed are my three bantams?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by ToriMclgal, Nov 15, 2015.

  1. ToriMclgal

    ToriMclgal Out Of The Brooder

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    I don't have pictures now, but I have one new-laying hen, one supposed-to-be laying pullet, and a rooster. To me the hen looks like a Japanese, but she is super tiny and lays almost-white eggs. The pullet is my sweet pea and is pretty much wheaten colored. I'm thinking Nankin mix for her. The rooster has a Japanese shaped tail, but he is far too big for a Japanese. He is white with a black tail, black wing points, and some Black and Tan hackle feathers. I'll try to get a few pics, but I'll be grateful for any input.
     
  2. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Chicken Obsessed

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    Trying to ID birds without pics is a bit like shooting in the dark. If you can get some photos posted, we'd be happy to take a look at your birds. :eek:)
     
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  4. Lady of McCamley

    Lady of McCamley Overrun With Chickens

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    x3 Happy to input with photos.

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  7. ToriMclgal

    ToriMclgal Out Of The Brooder

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    Yes, I know. I'll try to get some photos tomorrow. I'm surprised how little photos I take of my birds, guess it's just not something I think about.
     

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