Young EE Rooster, color identification

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by HannahRobyn3, Dec 4, 2015.

  1. HannahRobyn3

    HannahRobyn3 New Egg

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    Has anyone ever seen this color before, if so, does it have a name? I got this little guy as a random in my order this past July and I've never seen anything like this color pattern before! Also I know they shouldn't be roosting on that fence, it wasn't there permanently :). Thank you so much for any help!
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  2. junebuggena

    junebuggena Chicken Obsessed

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    That's an Easter Egger. He isn't a standard color, but genetically he is silver base color, with the columbian pattern, and red leakage.
     
  3. HannahRobyn3

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    Thank you!
     
  4. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Chicken Obsessed

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    X2 on junebuggena; you have an Easter Egger cockerel.
     
  5. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Out to pasture
    x 3 on Junebuggena's response
     
  6. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Overrun With Chickens

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    Agreed
     
  7. Free Feather

    Free Feather Chillin' With My Peeps

    He is an EE, they are not really standard colors.
     

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