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Easter Egger Chicken

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Other common names: Easter Egg Chicken; Easter Egger; Mongrel Ameraucana

The basics: The Easter Egger is a popular cross-bred variety of chicken, and is best known for laying large eggs that vary in color from blue to green to pink. The Easter Egger Chicken is not an accepted breed, and has a tangled history with the Ameraucana and Araucana chicken breeds.

Easter Eggers can be found in standard and bantam sizes. Because they are not a unique breed, Easter Eggers vary widely in color and shape.

Types: Bantam, Largefowl
Varieties (Pea Comb): Any
Uses: Eggs
Weight: Any
Personality: Varies from shy to good natured and outgoing.
Broody: Occasionally
Prefered climate: Cool
Handles confinement: Yes
Egg production: Very good (Average 4/wk)
Egg color: Green, Blue, Pink
Egg size: Extra Large

wonderful

consistent layer, differentcolored eggs, cute little beards, Colorful Eggs, great mothers

challenging

escape artist

interesting

respectable flyers, mixed breed mutt

Easter Egger Chicken Health Tip

Easter Egger Chicken

From Sep 4 2014 8:05PM

5/5

Easter Egger Chicken Behavior Tip

Easter Egger Chicken

From May 28 2015 8:12PM

2.8/5

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