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Where to find EE's

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by GardenGirl, Feb 15, 2009.

  1. GardenGirl

    GardenGirl Songster

    I was thinking of adding EE's to our flock for the egg colors. I was wondering if they are sold at most hatcheries or do you have to be lucky to come accross them in your area? My friends are making an order together, but I'm not sure which hatchery they are using. They are ordering RIR's and BO's. If I can locate a nice hatchery that sells all 3 of these types, maybe we could use them. Thanks for the help!

  2. Momma_Cluck

    Momma_Cluck Songster

    Jun 11, 2008
    N. West Michigan
    Murray McMurray, Cackle, Ideal and others carry them! I got my Aracaunas (The breed they get EE's from) from Ideal and love them!
  3. poultrykeeper08

    poultrykeeper08 Songster

    Feb 12, 2008
    Agawam , Ma
    All hatcheries have them if they dont say EE then they say araucana/ameraucana but they are all EE's
  4. texaschickmama

    texaschickmama Songster

    Sep 19, 2007
    Poolville, TX
    I think all of the hatcheries sell them.
  5. poultrykeeper08

    poultrykeeper08 Songster

    Feb 12, 2008
    Agawam , Ma
    Momma cluck ideals araucanas are EE;s no hatchery i know sells true araucana [​IMG]
  6. GardenGirl

    GardenGirl Songster

    Thank you all! I was hoping they'd be easy to find. [​IMG]
  7. Bec

    Bec THE Delaware Blue Hen

    They are and you will LOVE them!

  8. AHappychick

    AHappychick Wanna-be Farmer

    Dec 16, 2008
    They are everywhere you can probably find them locally as well, i sell them as do a few other BYC members.
  9. GardenGirl

    GardenGirl Songster

    I'll have to put a post here to see if anyone will be selling young EE hens in my area. Thanks for the suggestion, AHappyChick. Before I do, are you located near Port Jervis, NY?
  10. speckledhen

    speckledhen Intentional Solitude Premium Member

    EEs are easy to find. It's the true Ameraucana breed and the Araucana breed that are hard to find.

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