CHICKEN by Safari Ltd.®
One of the most popular barnyard chickens is the white Leghorn, an excellent layer and medium-sized bird. It’s a hardy breed originally from Italy that weighs six to seven pounds as an adult. As chicks, Leghorns are cute, yellow, and fluffy.
Scientific Name: Gallus domesticus
Characteristics: This classic white Leghorn chicken is a farm favorite. The green platform ensures that it stands sturdily and allows ease of play on all surfaces.
Size and Color: This Leghorn has white feathers with a red comb and wattle, along with yellow beak and legs, all chosen for realism. It measures 2 ¼ inches tall, making it about the size of a saltine cracker.
Recommended for ages 3 and up.