what breed? What gender? EE?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by Tara Rose, Jun 21, 2010.

  1. Tara Rose

    Tara Rose Chillin' With My Peeps

    I bought her as an Ameraucana, and I am not sure that is what she is. Also I assume she is a hen but maybe a roo? He name is Toni, because she is missing a toe, but a easy switch to Tony for a male.
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  2. justmeandtheflock

    justmeandtheflock Overrun with ducklings :)

    May 27, 2009
    NW NJ
    It's hard to tell from the picture but the comb appears to be pretty large so I am guessing EE roo. How old is he?
     
  3. SpringChickens

    SpringChickens Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 1, 2009
    College Station, Tx
    Definitely an EE, but looks like a pullet to me.
     
  4. LarryPQ

    LarryPQ Easter Hatch!!

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    I say roo, based on the comb and a very sneaky tail feathers poking out...
     
  5. Tara Rose

    Tara Rose Chillin' With My Peeps

    I think about 4 months old, here is a picture from behind
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  6. anniem

    anniem Chillin' With My Peeps

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    That is a lot of comb, i'd be surprised if it's not a roo.
     
  7. Tara Rose

    Tara Rose Chillin' With My Peeps

    Thanks everyone, I have no one to compare her to. It is easier when you raise a few of the same breed together. She/he started out with my silkies and was non aggressive with the other roos. I have since sold my silkies and moved her/him in with some younger birds and now I am not so sure. They all get along fine no aggression and she seems protective, at first I thought mother hen, but now I am thinking man of the house. I will try to get a better picture of her comb
     

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