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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 Chillin' With My Peeps

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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 Chicken Obsessed

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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 Chicken Obsessed

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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

    Coralietg Chillin' With My Peeps

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

    Michael OShay Chicken Obsessed

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    You're welcome.
     
  6. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life Out of the Woods 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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