What color is this?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by SilkiesForEver, Apr 16, 2012.

  1. SilkiesForEver

    SilkiesForEver Overrun With Chickens

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    Hello,
    I have a Leghorn mix cockerel and I am trying to find out what color he is. He kinda looks mottled, his under coat is a milkie white and his neck looks like it is laced. Does anyone have a guess?
    Thanks!
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  2. Pele

    Pele Chillin' With My Peeps

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    He's too mixed to assign a color to. "mottled' is probably as close as you are going to get. He's pretty though :)
     
  3. SilkiesForEver

    SilkiesForEver Overrun With Chickens

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    Ok I thought I would give it a try. :) Thanks!
     
  4. BlueCamas

    BlueCamas Chillin' With My Peeps

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    He looks more like a Game mix than a Leghorn mix. As far as color goes he looks too mixed to pick just one [​IMG]
     
  5. SilkiesForEver

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    This is his father, I just don't know who is mother was.
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  6. hdowden

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    with white, it can mask many different colors
     

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