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What kind of hen is this

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by entwit, Oct 2, 2015.

  1. entwit

    entwit New Egg

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  2. QueenMisha

    QueenMisha Queen of the Coop

    You have a *light type Blue Laced Red Wyandotte.

    *When you breed two Blue birds, you get 1/3 "true blue" offspring (a slaty grey color), 1/3 black (or nearly black) offspring, and 1/3 "splash" or "light" offspring (this is the kind your hen is). She is still pure BLRWyandotte, she just carries two copies of the Blue gene rather than one.
     
  3. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Chicken Obsessed

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    I agree with the above; she's a beautiful bird. :eek:)
     
  4. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life Water Under the Bridge Premium Member

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  5. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Out to pasture
    she is beautiful
     
  6. PoultryQueen101

    PoultryQueen101 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Splash of a blue laced red wyandotte.
     
  7. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Overrun With Chickens

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    Splash Blue Laced Red Wyandotte.
     

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