Yesterday I posted about my "Ameraucana"

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by pj931, Sep 6, 2014.

  1. pj931

    pj931 In the Brooder

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    This is all of them I was wondering if anyone thought the yellow one was a true Ameraucana and if they were all EE besides her. Also wondering if all pullets. Don't worry they are getting a bigger cage.


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  2. howfunkyisurchicken

    howfunkyisurchicken Crowing

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    There are 8 recognized varieties of Ameraucauna: black, blue, blue wheaten, brown red, buff, silver, wheaten and white.

    I can't really tell what you've got in the picture you posted. Where did you get them? If they came from a hatchery or feed store, its highly likely that they are EEs. You could post your pics up on the Ameraucauna thread and see what the wonderful folks there think :)
     
  3. jerryse

    jerryse Crowing

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    They are all Easter eggers . It is obvious with that mix of color that they are hatchery EE .
     
  4. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Crowing

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    X2 on all Easter Eggers. EEs are my granddaughter's favorite hens. She loves their colored eggs.
     
  5. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted

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    Agree they're all Easter eggers. You're really not going to get a pure Ameraucana in a batch of EE unless the breeder sells them as such, and then you'd know the color of the pure chick.
     
  6. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Crowing

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    All are Easter Eggers. Unless you get chicks from a breeder, chances are you're going to end up with Easter Eggers (some hatcheries sell true Ameraucanas, but not many- I think that there may be only one).
     
  7. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Crowing

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    They look like Easter Egger chicks to me.
     
  8. pj931

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    What about my wife's "Sunshine"

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  9. jerryse

    jerryse Crowing

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    Yes EE on that one also . Whites show up in EE .
     

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