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bantam frizzle cochin

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by cosorrells3540, Apr 4, 2016.

  1. cosorrells3540

    cosorrells3540 Out Of The Brooder

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    12 week old white bantam frizzled cochin. Thought it was female then this week red comb and wattles have become prominent. So is she a he?[​IMG]
     
  2. Vedwards

    Vedwards Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Very beautiful! [​IMG] I want one now.I really can't tell by the picture but it still looks like a she.
     
  3. cosorrells3540

    cosorrells3540 Out Of The Brooder

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    Sorry should have cropped it the first time. Is this better?
     
  4. Vedwards

    Vedwards Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Ya that's a girl.
     
  5. cosorrells3540

    cosorrells3540 Out Of The Brooder

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    Is it common for them to get red comb and wattles this early? My silver penciled cochin from the same hatch still doesn't.
     
  6. dolly85

    dolly85 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    My white frizzle cochin developed redness in her face early as well. She now lays me an egg a day! [​IMG]
     
  7. howfunkyisurchicken

    howfunkyisurchicken Overrun With Chickens

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    At 12 weeks old, my Cochin cockerels were very obviously boys. Big red combs and wattles gave them away. That looks like a pullet to me as well :)
     
  8. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted

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    Agree that's a pullet. She'll get redder as she reaches point of lay.
     
  9. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Out to pasture
    agree
     

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