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White Leghorn Chicks

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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.

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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: 21 Write a review.

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chickens received healthy March 20, 2015
Reviewer: mark williams from hampton, VA United States  
chickens received healthy

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Love my chicks March 19, 2015
Reviewer: Julie Bollinger from Ville Platte, LA United States  
All healthy great job

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Box full of happiness , chicks! March 14, 2015
Reviewer: Nancy Dineen from Dayton, NV United States  
All arrived healthy, no dead ones, happy little chicks trying to jump right out of the box when I opened it!

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Beautiful healthy chicks March 9, 2015
Reviewer: Maria Thomas from Waggaman, LA United States  
I ordered these along with a Polish assortment.  They all came on time and chirping, with one extra.  I lost two over the next few week, but these things happen with babies and I am happy with efowl.

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White Leghorn Chicks March 4, 2015
Reviewer: Lorelie Robinson from Palisade, MN United States  
What can I say?  They are Leghorns.  Happy, healthy, flighty - even at 10 days.

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