Same Breed, different color legs?

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by jennapoole, Dec 22, 2014.

  1. jennapoole

    jennapoole Out Of The Brooder

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    Hey guys, so I have 2 BO. One has white legs, the other has yellow legs. Why and what's the difference? My girl with the white legs has a bigger comb. That's the only difference I see. Need pics?
     
  2. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Overrun With Chickens

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    Purebred Buff Orpingtons should have white legs. The only difference is genetics: your yellow-legged bird likely is an Orpington mix that has other breeds in her ancestry, or isn't an Orpington at all. Buff Plymouth Rocks are a similar looking breed that has yellow legs.
     
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  3. jennapoole

    jennapoole Out Of The Brooder

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    Can you tell from this photo? Rose, in front has the yellow legs.
     

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