2 with white legs 1 with yellow?

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by Dutchess, Aug 4, 2011.

  1. Dutchess

    Dutchess Chillin' With My Peeps

    I have three Barred Rock pullets (4 mo old). Two of them I just purchased have white legs, and my other BR has yellow legs. Can anyone tell me why they are different? Different breeders? I know mine came from my pet chicken and the newer chicks came from McMurray. Any ideas?

  2. Illia

    Illia Crazy for Colors

    Oct 19, 2009
    Forks, WA
    The one with white legs isn't a Barred Rock, it's a Cuckoo Marans. [​IMG]

    Expect slightly darker eggs from her, although most Cuckoo Marans really don't lay that much darker of eggs, sadly.
  3. Dutchess

    Dutchess Chillin' With My Peeps

    Thank you LLLia! Wow! I never would have guessed! I'm so glad you had the answer. It still amazes me that there are so many different kinds of chickens out there. [​IMG]

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