The Leghorn Club
Pictures of chickens are welcome
(Standard not Fine Quality please)
All photos on this site are ©Leghorn Club (except where specified)
Welcome to the Website of the
Italy was the original home of the Leghorn chicken, first reaching the UK from America about 1870.
Increases in body weight were gained by crossing the Minorca and Malay chicken breeds.
In commercial circles the white Leghorn has figured prominently in the establishment of high egg-producing hybrids.
can print a
Membership Form from this
Click here for information on Breeding for
Could all judges please complete a write-up of their results after each Show
Could members please check their information regarding birds kept on the Breeders Lists and any Photos
Anyone with new email addresses please forward to Keith Ashley
Note to all Show Secretaries: requests for specials and rosettes etc will only be met if a schedule is sent with detailed requirements and the correct postage is on a SAE.
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