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What breed or mix could this be?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by Fombellchicks, Mar 20, 2009.

  1. Fombellchicks

    Fombellchicks Out Of The Brooder

    Mar 7, 2008
    Western PA
    I was told she is a maran mix, but she lays very light colored eggs, so I am confused...

    any ideas?
  2. Guitartists

    Guitartists Resistance is futile

    Mar 21, 2008
    Well, some Marans don't have very good egg color to begin with..... So it's completely possible that it could be part Marans... it takes careful breeding to keep nice dark egg color in your lines. But... it doesn't look at all Marans-ish to me.... maybe OEG or Phoenix mix???
    Last edited: Mar 20, 2009
  3. tingle

    tingle Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 17, 2009
    same colour as my mod[​IMG]ern game but heavier

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