What breed is this?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by lichickenlady, Oct 30, 2016.

  1. lichickenlady

    lichickenlady In the Brooder

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    I just bought this pretty chicken from a feed store today. Can anyone identify the breed?
     
  2. junebuggena

    junebuggena Crowing

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    Ancona or Exchequer Leghorn maybe.
     
  3. oldhenlikesdogs

    oldhenlikesdogs Chicken tender Premium Member

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    I would say exchequered leghorn, it's too white to be an Ancona.
     
  4. lichickenlady

    lichickenlady In the Brooder

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    Thank you it does look more like the exechequer leghorn.
     
  5. I agree that it sure appears to be an Exchequer Leghorn. Such a LOVELY bird! [​IMG]

    ~Alex
     
  6. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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