Am I crazy to get Giant Cochins when I live up North??

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by tberggren, May 7, 2008.

  1. tberggren

    tberggren Songster

    Jan 20, 2008
    Ithaca NY
    Will I have problems with all the leg and feet feathers come winter?? I love their size, what do you think?
  2. AtRendeAcres

    AtRendeAcres Songster

    May 23, 2007
    Clarion County
    My Cochins did Great in cold!

    Roo got a little frost bite but, it is all gone now!

    I think my Cochins & Brahmas have the best personalities!!!
  3. Critter Crazy

    Critter Crazy Songster

    Apr 19, 2007
    Binghamton, NY
    I have cochins, and they did just fine. Actually I think they made out better than the regular chickens.

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