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Here's the latest pictures of my sweetie Marshmallow. Still no clue about breed. Has not crowed yet (2 of the others the same age, about 10-11 weeks, have). Not seeing any saddle feathers. I'm holding out hope until I hear a crow lol.
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Thanks for the pics! Interesting bird.
 

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Marshmallow appears to be an Easter Egger or least part Easter Egger to me. Looks like he (yeah, I think cockerel) has some muffs starting to grow. Don't see any saddle feathers yet, but I think I see the beginnings of some hackles and those yellow/red wing patches are a male trait. What really leads me to cockerel though is the 3 row pea comb. Easter egger hens have one row pea combs.
 

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Marshmallow appears to be an Easter Egger or least part Easter Egger to me. Looks like he (yeah, I think cockerel) has some muffs starting to grow. Don't see any saddle feathers yet, but I think I see the beginnings of some hackles and those yellow/red wing patches are a male trait. What really leads me to cockerel though is the 3 row pea comb. Easter egger hens have one row pea combs.
Good observation! She had a clear pic and I still wasn't paying attention.
 
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Marshmallow appears to be an Easter Egger or least part Easter Egger to me
After looking at a picture of an Easter Egger (I'm new to chickens), she does look a lot like one in the face.
OK, kiddo. I'm not at my best first thing in the morning. Add in a puppy aggravating my cats and it goes downhill from there.
I know how you feel. Not cool.
 

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He is an Easter Egger and 1000% a cockerel.

After looking at a picture of an Easter Egger (I'm new to chickens), she does look a lot like one in the face.
EEs don't have to have muffs and beards, so don't be fooled. They aren't a breed, and therefore have no standard. To put it simply, they are mutts bred with the intention of getting colored eggs. However, green/blue eggs aren't even a must to be Easter Eggers.
 

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He is an Easter Egger and 1000% a cockerel.


EEs don't have to have muffs and beards, so don't be fooled. They aren't a breed, and therefore have no standard. To put it simply, they are mutts bred with the intention of getting colored eggs. However, green/blue eggs aren't even a must to be Easter Eggers.
Ha Ha! EE blasphemy! They are religion to some folk...but they do lay pretty pastel eggs!
 
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