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Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by Aves, Jan 10, 2012.

  1. Aves

    Aves In the Brooder

    exchequer leghorn chick and an Ancona

    I received one in the Meyer Pullet surprise in Oct, I had thought it was a Anacona for the longest time, now I am not so sure...it has yellow legs and is mostly black with white spots, but it was a black and white chick. Extremely friendly to all. If need be I will post a picture later

    Thanks

    Aves
     
    Last edited: Jan 10, 2012

  2. Chemguy

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    A picture would be very helpful.
     
  3. Aves

    Aves In the Brooder

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    Here she is
     
  4. LOL, Not sure of the breed, but you should have said, "here HE is".......Pop
     
  5. Aves

    Aves In the Brooder

    I am pretty sure it is a she, both the breeds have large combs for a hen ...she is close to 12 weeks old..
     
  6. smarsh

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    i think pullet also and yes Ancona
     
  7. farmerChef

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    An ancona is mottled, black feathers with white tips. An exchequer leghorn has black and white feathers. It will be easier to tell her breed when her big girl feathers grow in, I think they took the same as chicks.
     

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