Any idea on breed?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by Texashatching14, Mar 13, 2018.

  1. bantamsrmyfav

    bantamsrmyfav Free Ranging

    I’ve had a Cochin with 5 toes on one foot and 4 on the other. Does it have 5 toes on both? Also doesn’t have muffs
  2. sylviethecochin

    sylviethecochin Free Ranging

    Jun 14, 2017
    Central PA
    If it has five toes on one foot and four on the other, it's probably a mutant. Since it doesn't have muffs, I assume it is a cochin.
  3. bantamsrmyfav

    bantamsrmyfav Free Ranging

    Some people have gotten silkies with 4 toes and various chicks that should have 4 toes but have five. Hatchery birds don’t have their parentage well tracked so the genetics can throw traits not characteristic of the breed. It’s probably a Cochin. There might be a hatchery selling bantam Salmon Faverolle but I can’t think of one

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