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Wheaten or Blue Wheaten Ameraucana? Hen or Rooster? Please Help!

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by chickenlover89, Jul 26, 2012.

  1. chickenlover89

    chickenlover89 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 26, 2012
    2 weeks ago my family and i went to a breeder, and we got an ameraucana chick, i am new to this breed and would like help as to what color and gender my ameraucana chick is. Any imput will help! Thanks!

    Here is our Ameraucana:


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    "She" is 4.5 weeks old.
     
    Last edited: Aug 6, 2012
  2. theoldchick

    theoldchick The Chicken Whisperer

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    Maybe a pullet. Ask us again in 4 weeks.
     
  3. chickenlover89

    chickenlover89 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 26, 2012
    thanks, that's what i was hoping to hear[​IMG]
     
  4. chickenlover89

    chickenlover89 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 26, 2012
    do you know if it is a blue wheaten or a wheaten ameraucana?
     
  5. theoldchick

    theoldchick The Chicken Whisperer

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    Nope!
     
  6. chickenlover89

    chickenlover89 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 26, 2012
    thanks for your imput! it really helps![​IMG]
     
  7. chickenlover89

    chickenlover89 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 26, 2012
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    this is the best pic of "her" head that i have, she has basically no comb whatsoever. Hope that helps
     
  8. hdowden

    hdowden Overrun With Chickens

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    the legs dont appear to be the right color for an ameraucana, they should be slate colored
     
  9. chickenlover89

    chickenlover89 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 26, 2012
    i will try to take a pic of "her" feet, but is slate like grey coloured?
     
  10. chickenlover89

    chickenlover89 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 26, 2012
    I beleive they are close to gray, but i heard that they can get darker as they get older
     

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