What breed???

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by Fancypants1, Mar 9, 2015.

  1. Fancypants1

    Fancypants1 Chirping

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    What is the difference between a Barnevelder and a Golden Laced Wyandotte? What do I have? I thought it was a GLW but she laid her first egg Friday and it’s a large dark brown egg.

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  2. dan26552

    dan26552 Free Ranging

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    That's a Wyandotte, barnevelders have single combs, Wyandottes have rose combs which is what your bird has.
     
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  3. dan26552

    dan26552 Free Ranging

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    This is what a barnevelder looks like (not my bird)
     
  4. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

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    They have different combs, and different color varieties.
     

  5. Fancypants1

    Fancypants1 Chirping

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    Thanks. I took a good look at a picture of the Barnevelders feathers and they have more lacing to them. Just threw me since her first egg was so dark and LARGE.
     
  6. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Crowing

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    Agreed.
     
  7. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Crowing

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    I also agree.
     

  8. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Crowing

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    Your hen is a hatchery quality Golden Laced Wyandotte.
     

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