What breed is this?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by mtblankus, May 21, 2017.

  1. mtblankus

    mtblankus Out Of The Brooder

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    Ordered a white egglayer "grab bag" and a rare breed "grab bag" from Meyer. Wondering what this one is. IMG_20170521_170348.jpg IMG_20170521_170315.jpg
     
  2. 21hens-incharge

    21hens-incharge Overrun With Chickens

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    That looks like an Ancona or an exchequer leghorn to me.
     
  3. Chicken Girl1

    Chicken Girl1 Stuck back in the 40s Premium Member

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    agreed
     
  4. mtblankus

    mtblankus Out Of The Brooder

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    Thank you. I think you're right. At first, the all black back had me fooled, thinking she couldn't be either of those, but when I googled the Exchequer, I saw several at this age with all black backs... so that's probably it. The Ancona seem to be much darker when mature, so I guess I'll wait until she feathers out completely before I'll know for sure. :)
     
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