Adopted Changes for the Nineteen Hundred and Fifteen Standard of Perfection

Adopted Changes for the Nineteen Hundred and Fifteen Standard of Perfection

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1914 edition. Excerpt: ... folds and Wrinkles. Ear-lobes, oval in shape but rather broad, smooth, of moderate size, fitting closely to head. Back: Rather long, slightly rounded at shoulders, slightly sloping downward from shoulders to 'center of back, then rising in a gradually increasing concave sweep to tail. Tail: Large, well spread; main tail feathers, carried at an angle of forty-five degrees from the horizontal. (See Figs. 32 and 33.) Body and Fluff: Body, of moderate length and fairly deep; carried nearly horizontal, sloping very slightly from front to rear. Fluff, short. Legs and Toes: Thighs and shanks, moderately long and slender. Toes, medium length, straight, rather slender. Shape of Female. Head: Moderate in length and fairly deep. Comb, Rose: Small, square in front, firm and even on head, tapering evenly from front to rear and terminating in a welldeveloped spike, which extends horizontally back of head; flat; free from hollow center, covered with very small, rounded points. Face: Smooth, fine in texture. Wattles and Ear-Lobes: Wattles, of moderate size, of even length, thin, well rounded. Ear-lobes, oval in shape, smooth, thin, free from folds or wrinkles, fitting closely to head. Back: Rather long, slightly rounded, with a slight slope downward from shoulders to center of back, and then rising in a concave incline to tail. Body and Fluff: Body; moderately long, fairly deep, nearly horizontal, but sloping very slightly downward from front to rear. Fluff, rather short. Legs and Toes: Thighs and shanks, moderately long, slender. Toes, medium length, straight, rather slender. BROWN LEGHORNS. (Single and Rose Combs.) Disqualifications: Positive white in main tail feathers, sickles or secondaries; shanks other than yellow. (See general and Leghorn...show more

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  • Paperback | 24 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 1mm | 64g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236895150
  • 9781236895158