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chocolate bantam cochin's? solid, mottled, splashed... anyone?

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by mindylee, Dec 7, 2013.

  1. mindylee

    mindylee Songster

    Nov 28, 2012
    Lapeer Michigan
    So I was wondering if anyone has the chocolate bantam cochins yet? Either solid, mottled, or splashed. I have a couple of English chocolate bantam orphingtons (3 hens 1 roo) that I want to cross onto my cochins to try and get chocolate cochins.

    What would be the best cross colors to get them if this cross works? I have most colors of cochin bantams too! :)


  2. nicalandia

    nicalandia Crowing

    Jul 16, 2009
    chocolate mottled would be cool
  3. Chelsey

    Chelsey In the Brooder

    Apr 15, 2012
    Here are my two new acquisitions...forgive the picture quality. Obviously some room for improvement. These are young birds, not to POL yet for the pullet, and the cockerel is about the same age. This will be an ongoing project, and I hope to add several nice black pullets to make improvements :)



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