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Any possible way? Cornish Cross chicks vs White Leghorn chicks

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by Coralietg, Feb 3, 2016.

  1. Coralietg

    Coralietg Songster

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    I got my McMurray order this morning, and everything was mixed. There are 4 Leghorn chicks in here, then 26 Cornish X. I know it will be very obvious in a week or two, but I have a lady who wanted two of the Leghorn chicks. I only realised after I placed the order. They all look the same to me.

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    I can take a better picture if there is any hope at all.
     

  2. junebuggena

    junebuggena Crowing

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    You may have to wait a few days to be able to see any size difference. You won't have to wait weeks, the Cornish X will be much larger in just a few days.
     
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  3. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Crowing

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    X2 on junebuggena's post; the Cornish X will grow much more rapidly than the White Leghorns and their legs will be much thicker.
     
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  4. Coralietg

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    OK, so I will just wait a couple of days then. Thank you!
     
  5. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Crowing

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    You're welcome.
     
  6. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

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    x3
     
  7. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    x 4 make sure there is enough food for the littles because the Cornish x will eat everything in sight
     

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