chicken breeds with a natrually black comb

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by Henny peeny, Oct 12, 2011.

  1. Henny peeny

    Henny peeny Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I have seen this the chicken is not sickm but I can'[t seem to find out what the name is of the breed I seen a picture on photo buket but it failed to say what breed. It is ablack chicken and the comb and waddle are black no it is not a silkie I know what they look like it has feather like a astralorp or simalar but it is not that breed don't know if it is USA or anywhere else I found it once by chance someone on another message board said about ever hear of and I can' find that either so can someone possible know the breed of help in finding it I pput in search engine chicken breeds with black combs, chickens with natraully black combs, black chickens with black combs, black chickens with natrually black combs I don't know how to ask it anything else any ideas??

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  2. Hi! Are you thinking of Cemani?
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  3. destiny_56085

    destiny_56085 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Sumatra?

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  4. Gallusfarm

    Gallusfarm Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Ayam Cemani

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  5. Henny peeny

    Henny peeny Chillin' With My Peeps

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    it is called a ogol Chicken I never heard of it but I found another like it Ayam Cemani the guy that has this Ogol chiken I would love to get one rooster BUT sadly I have two and can't take another one YET one is really old 13 - 14 years old and still reproducing (CAN YOU IMAGINE HIS OLD AND REPRODUCING:D) and he don't have one foot in the grave, but I would like to know where I could get this type the Ayam Cemani I don't think is over in the USA I have tried to find a breeder maybe you can tell me if the others you mention are in the USA they maybe like the britsih/contrnetal/european/? rabbits where they are just over in britain if you understand what I mean none are in the USA I mean.

    Hey that for your reply I am not on much so thank for answering me.

    Rhayden
     
  6. Sonoran Silkies

    Sonoran Silkies Flock Mistress

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    Don't know of any cemani in the US, but if there were, they would likely be selling for a huge price, if any were initially being sold at all. However sumatras are not at all uncommon. Well, not nearly as common as OEGB or RIR, but not nearly as rare as many other breeds.
     
  7. luvmyfowl

    luvmyfowl Out Of The Brooder

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    I too, have a hen who is solid black with black waddles and comb. She was born last year. Her father is our ameracauna roo. Her mom is one of the following: Marin, Buff orpington, Plymouth Rock, or RIR. I love to see what genetics come through on these mixes. Since her comb is the only solid black one in the flock, I became curious and stumbled upon this link. Shes a big healthy girl and gives us plenty of eggs.
     
  8. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Chicken Obsessed

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    Ocassionally I read of a mutation in a normally red comb chicken, but the only four breeds that I know of that normally have black combs are the Sumatra, Ayam Cemani, Swedish Black Chicken, and the Silkie.
     

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