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White leghorn?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by chicky1016, Dec 29, 2015.

  1. chicky1016

    chicky1016 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    So I have this hen that was given to me. I (think) I was told she was a white leghorn, however she looks different than the pictures I am seeing online, She doesn't have much of a cone, and she's huge and fluffy. Also, she should be around egg laying age but hasn't started yet and my rooster never mates with her. (I've got 15 hens total) Is she not old enough yet and that's why they don't mate? Please help a newbie.
    Photo was taken about a month ago.
     
  2. Radhanuga

    Radhanuga Out Of The Brooder

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    White cornish? (my neighbor has some and they look very similar)
     
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  3. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Chicken Obsessed

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    With those red earlobes, she's probably a White Plymouth Rock rather than a White Leghorn as Leghorns have white earlobes. Cornish cross is another possibility.
     
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  4. chicky1016

    chicky1016 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I'm looking at pictures of the Cornish and her tail isn't as pointy, it's more round and fluffy, and I forgot to mention, she's as big as my rooster (body wise, width), and I don't think she's done growing yet.
     
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