What would this be?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by Coop de Grille, Feb 21, 2012.

  1. Coop de Grille

    Coop de Grille Chillin' With My Peeps

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    What would the offspring be called of an EE father and BO mother? Would it be classified as an EE, or just a mixed backyard chick? What color eggs would pullets of this mix lay?
     
  2. StarLover21

    StarLover21 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Well, it would really be an Olive Egger, and lay Olive Eggs. So kinda like an EE, yes.
     
  3. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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    I think olive eggers need to have a dark colored egg laying parent, like a marans or welsummer. An orp lays medium brown eggs, the baby would be a mix and probably lay greenish eggs of some shade.
     

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