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what are the major differences between

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by coldinnh, Jun 19, 2010.

  1. coldinnh

    coldinnh Songster

    May 13, 2010
    leghorn and RI whites? also Sussex and Delaware's? I dont understand what a pea, rose ,etc comb is- my girls are 6 wks. (seems like longer)
    I have two chicks who also have Sussexx or Delaware colouring but are bantams and do not have full tails- soooo what may I have?[​IMG]
  2. Chris09

    Chris09 Circle (M) Ranch

    Jun 1, 2009
    First here is a post I did and it should help on comb types. It has comb types along with other information...

    Sussexx - should have a solid Black Tail
    Delaware - should have a Barred Tail

    If you are getting /got them from a hatchery -
    Leghorn should be more leaner than a R.I. White (so that you know the R.I. Whites that you get from a hatchery are not true R.I. Whites. True R.I. Whites will only come Rose Comb)

    Last edited: Jun 19, 2010
  3. jossanne

    jossanne Songster

    Jul 11, 2008
    Gila, New Mexico
    I'd bet the bantams are columbian wyandottes.

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