DB Leghorn

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by Running8rima, Apr 12, 2012.

  1. Running8rima

    Running8rima Out Of The Brooder

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    I have a 10 week old leghorn, is this a roo?

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  2. akcountrygrrl

    akcountrygrrl Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Yep, that's a cockerel. In the brown leghorns, the roos will color in with the red hackles and black breast. While the pullets will color in with the "wild brown" color.
     
  3. Running8rima

    Running8rima Out Of The Brooder

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    Well thank you very much. your post was helpfull.
     
  4. stefzbiz

    stefzbiz Chillin' With My Peeps

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    This is a pic of my leghorn at 17 wks if you want to compare comb size etc this is a pullet[​IMG]
     
  5. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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    Yep, color and comb say cockeral. Plus, those legs look thiick.
     

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