Does anyone have pictures of brown leghorn/RIR cross

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by killer, Jun 14, 2009.

  1. killer

    killer Songster

    i have a brown leghorn roo and 5 rir hens and one buff in a pen.
  2. Chris09

    Chris09 Circle (M) Ranch

    Jun 1, 2009
    Well its hard to say if they are pure and not hatchery birds you could get bigger Leghorn kind of bird and or smaller RIR kind of bird.
    Much like a Perduction Red..... If they are hatchery chicks its had to tell..

    The Rhoad Island Red chicken has Leghorn in it along with Red Malay and a Asiatic native stock.

  3. killer

    killer Songster

    i have someabout 3 to 4 weeks old some have more brown leghorn markings on their feather than the others and all are red and redish brown color. i just wanted red color leghorns that was not wild as the leghorn roo i have. he is like racecar fast when you try to catch him. i rir are not as bad to run.
  4. killer

    killer Songster

    here is one of them. i love the color so far. but i know it's going to change.


  5. Elwar

    Elwar In the Brooder

    Jun 4, 2009
    Hudson, FL
    Here are my Leghorn/RIR chicks at 3 weeks. One week later they're about twice that size. The first one is just starting to get some dark coloring around the back of the neck.



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