Breed?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by Chicken Kisses, Aug 5, 2008.

  1. Chicken Kisses

    Chicken Kisses Out Of The Brooder

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    Went to another auction tonight and picked up these two beauties... Anyone know what breed they are?

    I asked several of the "chicken" folks at the auction and I got several different answers.

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    Thanks!
     
  2. chickens4jojo

    chickens4jojo Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Those are pretty. They look similar to the California Whites I've seen in a hatchery catalog this spring, but I am no expert. [​IMG]

    Anyone????
     
  3. Tuffoldhen

    Tuffoldhen Flock Mistress

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    I'm guessing for better pics but they look like Splash Cochins to me with the leg feathering...a roo and pullet maybe?...
     
  4. Mahonri

    Mahonri Urban Desert Chicken Enthusiast Premium Member

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    California Whites don't have feathered legs.

    Splash Cochin, White Brahma?
     
  5. IloveTravis

    IloveTravis Chillin' With My Peeps

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    The darker one sure looks like a brahma [​IMG]
     
  6. Matt A NC

    Matt A NC Overrun With Chickens

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    Splash Cochins.

    The Male looks to be from a mating of splashes. If done too far into the line, this mating 'washes' out the coloring in the chicks.

    Matt
     
  7. chickens4jojo

    chickens4jojo Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quote:Right...I didn't notice those feathered legs. [​IMG]
     
  8. Tuffoldhen

    Tuffoldhen Flock Mistress

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    Nope on the Brahma, they have peacombs and I raise Light Brahmas those are not ...

    I still say Splash Cochin on both....
     
  9. pkeeler

    pkeeler Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Cochins, either splash with little coloring or white with some spots [​IMG] A roo and a hen.
     
  10. NYREDS

    NYREDS Overrun With Chickens

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    A pair of Splash Cochins. As was previously stated Brahmas have pea combs & these are obviously single combed.
     

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