Which chickens is laying?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by Jrodt, Dec 14, 2014.

  1. Jrodt

    Jrodt Chirping

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    I have 4 chickens. All 27 weeks old. One started laying a few weeks ago but don't know who? I have 2 silkies 1 Orpington and 1 polish. Please help! Thanks!
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  2. BusyBearMama

    BusyBearMama Songster

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    Orpington lay brown eggs. That egg looks white, polish lay small- medium white and silkies lay cream/ tinted eggs... So Polish is my guess
     
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  3. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Crowing

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    It's definitely not an Orpington egg which are large and brown. Depending on the size of your hand and the lighting in the picture, it could be either a Silkie or a Polish egg.
     
  4. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Crowing 5 Years

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    I would lean towards it being a Polish egg.
     
  5. howfunkyisurchicken

    howfunkyisurchicken Crowing

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    Is it white or cream? Its hard to tell in your picture. If its white, its definitely from the Polish. If its cream, it looks awfully big for a Silkies first egg, but that would be my guess for a cream colored egg. My BOs laid eggs that were obviously brown :)
     
  6. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Crowing 5 Years

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