whatwhat color is she? shes a oegb i think

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by Wanex, Nov 16, 2014.

  1. Wanex

    Wanex Chillin' With My Peeps

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    People have already told me before that the hen is a BB red but i don't think so,[​IMG]
    because it has a yellowish color instead of the brownish bb reds have in the neck feathers.
     
  2. sunflour

    sunflour Flock Master Premium Member

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    Is it what they call Partridge?
     
  3. Andy Tomberlin

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    Looks like what they call a McLean hatch. Most offspring will be partridge in color.
     
  4. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Overrun With Chickens

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    Looks like a Ginger Red Old English Game to me.
     
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  5. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Overrun With Chickens

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    Ginger Red Old English Game.
     
  6. Wanex

    Wanex Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Thank you Sunflour, and Andy Tomberlin. Bantamlover21 and wyandottes7 i know, I used to think the same way than you guys but ginger reds are slightly smaller, blue feet and don't have those black/brown lines on the neck feathers, which has driven me to the conclusion of thinking that it could be a crossbreed of a ginger red and a bb red.
     
  7. Andy Tomberlin

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    No problem. The only reason I say that is because I have one that looks just like it. Very high strung little girl but she is better than an incubator for hatching :)
     
  8. sunflour

    sunflour Flock Master Premium Member

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    Whats a bb red?
     
  9. Wanex

    Wanex Chillin' With My Peeps

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    [​IMG]
    Their name is Black breasted Red, and that is a picture i found on google. I used to have one.
     
  10. sunflour

    sunflour Flock Master Premium Member

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    Thanks, always learning new things.
     

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