What breed is my new rooster?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by ambermcdonald, Sep 30, 2013.

  1. ambermcdonald

    ambermcdonald Hatching

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  2. Kelsie2290

    Kelsie2290 Free Ranging

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    Looks like an Easter Egger, a mix with Ameraucana/Araucana in his background.
     
  3. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted

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    Yep, Easter egger rooster.
     
  4. ambermcdonald

    ambermcdonald Hatching

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    Ok thanks! The color just threw me off and I thought Easter eggers were smaller
     
  5. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Crowing

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    Easter Egger rooster. EEs can be any color and have many different features. The only thing that all EEs share is the fact that they lay colored eggs, and often have muffs and a beard.
     
  6. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Crowing

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    He's an Easter Egger rooster. Easter Eggers come in all colors, as they are mixes, and because they are mixes, can also be all sizes. The only thing that defines an Easter Egger is that they lay colored eggs. Pretty boy!
     

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