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Pure bred farm store white leghorn.....or not.

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Don't you just love these well educated farm stores? I've never had white leghorns so I didn't know any better but I bought a supposed "white leg horn pullet" from RK. And once I went to another farm store I realized it's not a white leghorn. Or at least not pure bred. SO. What kind of chick do I have? Or is it just a mix breed chick? Help a sister out!! tongue.png it has unique markings and fuzz down the sides of its legs.




In comparison it's about the same size as all the other chicks.

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Proverbs 16:9 In his heart a man plans his course, but the LORD establishes his steps.
 

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Not close to a leghorn for sure.  Perhaps a cochin or cochin cross?

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Not close to a leghorn for sure.  Perhaps a cochin or cochin cross?

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I know nothing about cochins lol

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Pastor's Wife. Vet Tech. Sharing my life with my wonderful husband, our 4 horses, 4 dogs, 2 cats (plus 2 barn cats), and a flock of chickens. Living the country life=my dream come true.

Proverbs 16:9 In his heart a man plans his course, but the LORD establishes his steps.
 

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You can read about the breed in this very informative thread: Chicken Breed Focus - Cochin

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