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White Leghorn Chicks

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Num. Birds 1-24 25-49 50-99 100+
Price per Bird $3.49 $3.39 $3.19 $2.79
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Price: $3.49

Availability: Available to Hatch and Ship in 4-5 Weeks

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White Leghorn Chicken

The White Leghorn Chicken is the most popular breed of white egg laying chickens. They are the most popular commercial strain of white egg layers in the entire world. The Leghorn Chicken originated in Italy and was first brought to North America in the 1850s under the name Italian chickens. They name Leghorn came from a mispronunciation of the sea in which they were frequently transported through called the Ligurian Sea.

Leghorn Chickens will lay an astounding 280 large white eggs per year. This breed will mature rapidly, reaching a maximum weight of 3-4 pounds for hens and 4-6 pounds for roosters, and they are not considered a viable option for meat production. These birds tend to be flighty and generally avoid human contact. Leghorns enjoy free range environments, but they are adaptable to confined living as well.

The Leghorn is a vocal and active bird as well as an excellent forager. They can quickly convert their food intake into energy and require little physical maintenance. These chickens are excellent fliers and will roost in trees if they are raised as free range birds.

Product Facts

White Leghorn Chicken Info

  • Adult Weight - Male: 5-6 pounds ; Female: 3-4 pounds
  • Color - White
  • Egg Production - Prolific
  • Egg Size - Large
  • Egg Color - White
  • Country of Origin -Italy

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Average Customer Review: 5 of 5 | Total Reviews: 37 Write a review.

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leghorn chickens July 29, 2015
Reviewer: Herbert Clare from Elizaville, NY United States  
The fuzz balls arrived safe and sound, but one little tyke didn't make it, it was d.o.a., but the others are beautiful, we will order any products we need for our chickens from eFowl for sure.
Thank you kindly,

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Picked up July 24th July 29, 2015
Reviewer: Dominique from Hebron, OH United States  
The soft yellow chick's arrived healthy. One of my Leghorn Chick's prefered to stand in warm drinking water opposed to dry bedding. I had to move her from the waterer three times. Still super cute!

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white leghorn chickens July 10, 2015
Reviewer: Tommy Holton from Jasper, TX United States  
they are doing great

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2 pullets July 3, 2015
Reviewer: janette garrison from Brooksville, FL United States  
both are very cute and healthy

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. June 15, 2015
Reviewer: Cheyne Horne from Lancaster, SC United States  
Come well shipped good purchase Had 2 die out of 10

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