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Brahmas or cochins?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by jarvis, May 6, 2016.

  1. jarvis

    jarvis Chillin' With My Peeps

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    If i remeber right these came out of a bin that said dark brahmas but also said rainbow pullets .
    Think ive got a trio theyre 4-6 weeks old [​IMG]
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  2. jarvis

    jarvis Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Or a bit older . Dont remember exactly when i got them but they are completley off heat and doing good off it .
     
  3. Chicken Girl1

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    The second one looks like a Dark Brahma pullet, not sure on the first one though [​IMG].
     
  4. jarvis

    jarvis Chillin' With My Peeps

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    first is colored like a roo but doesn't have any comb or red ... =/ same age as the pullets but hes smaller and took forever to feather out !
     
  5. Chicken Girl1

    Chicken Girl1 Irish Colleen Premium Member

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    That is what I was thinking, it maybe a late blooming cockerel [​IMG].
     
  6. Percheron chick

    Percheron chick Chillin' With My Peeps

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    First one looks like a dark brahma cockerel.
     
    Last edited: May 6, 2016
  7. Poultrybonkers

    Poultrybonkers Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Cochins have single combs...brahmas have pea combs
     

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