something wrong

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by hatchcrazzzy, Jun 20, 2007.

  1. hatchcrazzzy

    hatchcrazzzy Songster

    Jun 8, 2007
    kemp texas
    i just hatched out 13 babies leghorns an 5 were black. you dont think the guy i bought them from new they were mixed? i guess this is why i got the black ones the hatched?
  2. aran

    aran Songster

    Apr 28, 2007
    rochester ny
    sorry mate cant help you i dont know about leghorns. Sounds like you did a great job hatching em though!
  3. lurky

    lurky Songster

    Jun 4, 2007
    Western MA
    I think there are brown maybe the chicks are black. I had a very dark brown ameraucana and it is 80% white now with brownish flecks all over(10 weeks). Its kinda tough to judge by chick colors.
  4. chrissieg

    chrissieg Songster

    Leghorns come in all the colours, black, brown, exchequer, lavender, blue, white and even one that looks like a light sussex!

    If you didn't see Mum and Dad [​IMG]

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