Help!!! Thought She was a Leghorn???

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by Beautiful, Feb 9, 2012.

  1. Beautiful

    Beautiful Out Of The Brooder

    Feb 9, 2012
    McAllen Texas
    Thought She was a Leghorn until her egg came out pink/beige, with kinda tiny white speckles. The man we bought her from told me she was a Legorn but not to sure anymore.... She is about 21 weeks now and just started laying... We have got 2 eggs from her... She has not laid every day.... Her legs are yellow and have little knub like spurs. For awhile there, I thought She was a He until she jumped in the bucket and laid an egg..... LOL... We also noticed th otherday that her pure white feathers now have a yellow tint around the edges... It is not dirt or stained, she is actually beautiful when the sun its her feathers.... Anyways anybody know if Leghorns can lay a different color egg... Or what breed she might actually be?

  2. StarLover21

    StarLover21 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Oct 11, 2011
    White Rock :)

    Oftem mistaken with a White Leghorn. White Rocks have red earlobes, live yours.

    WL would have a ginormous comb, too.
    Last edited: Feb 9, 2012
  3. hdowden

    hdowden Overrun With Chickens

    Aug 14, 2011
    that looks just like our barred rock eggs so my guess is that she is really a white rock :)
  4. Fred's Hens

    Fred's Hens Chicken Obsessed Premium Member

    White Rock
  5. Beautiful

    Beautiful Out Of The Brooder

    Feb 9, 2012
    McAllen Texas
    Thank U so much... I was so confussed... [​IMG]
  6. Loretta212

    Loretta212 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Sep 27, 2011
    Meriden ct
    hmmm could this be a white rock as well her egg looks just like that
  7. Fred's Hens

    Fred's Hens Chicken Obsessed Premium Member

    Rusty neck is not right, and are those white ears? If so, not a White Rock.
  8. CluckyJay

    CluckyJay Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 23, 2011
    Crossville, Tennessee
    Youll love your white rock. Mine are just great!
  9. JenellYB

    JenellYB Chillin' With My Peeps

    I have to agree, White Rock! It's been some years since I raised chickens, until I recently 'adopted' an injured Bantam hen, but did for many years and White Rocks were my most favored breed! They are a wonderful dual purpose breed, and hens usually had a decent temperament.
  10. stephanie1992

    stephanie1992 Chillin' With My Peeps

    that looks like a white rock. i dont see white earlobes at all. and the rusty neck could be because shes dirty lol

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