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Cochin color and gender?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by southpaw52, Sep 25, 2011.

  1. southpaw52

    southpaw52 Out Of The Brooder

    Aug 30, 2010
    Hi all, my little broody banty hatched this large cohin chick out from the Splash and black cochins. I think it is a pullet, she is about three months old. Would you agree she is a she? What is this coloring called? Also, i know the Roo is a splash, but is there a more specific name for the color?


  2. farmdude

    farmdude Chillin' With My Peeps

    Sep 20, 2009
    NE Wisconsin
    Yes she is a pullet. Not sure what to call the color.A blue & red something? If she had been a roo I would have called it a blue breasted red. Sorry I couldn't help you more.[​IMG]
  3. Illia

    Illia Crazy for Colors

    Oct 19, 2009
    Forks, WA
    The pullet up top is a Blue Partridge.

    The rooster on the bottom technically isn't a Splash, he's a Splash with some other genes hidden in there, as that red is not a desired trait for a pure splash male.

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