Cochin or croad langshan?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by quackydoodle, Jul 22, 2016.

  1. quackydoodle

    quackydoodle Chillin' With My Peeps

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    About 4 months old. I suspect Cochin cockerel.
     
    Last edited: Jul 22, 2016
  2. quackydoodle

    quackydoodle Chillin' With My Peeps

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  3. eleaserek

    eleaserek Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Cockerel for sure, but I'm thinking langshan. I think Cochins have feathers on the inside and outside of their legs. But I'll be curious to see what someone more experienced thinks [​IMG]
     
  4. AtlantisPeeps

    AtlantisPeeps Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I'm thinking Croad Legshan only because I believe they have slate colored feet, while Cochins have yellow. I'm not 100% sure though.
     
  5. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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    Where did it come from?

    I'm leaning toward Langshan. I'm not hugely familiar with that breed, but it looks too leggy to be a Cochin.
     
  6. quackydoodle

    quackydoodle Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I got it from Murray McMurray Hatchery, along with 35 others, most of which were a mystery exotic pullet collection. It's made IDing most of them a challenge to say the least.
     
  7. Gray Farms

    Gray Farms Overrun With Chickens

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    I'd say its a cochin. Langshans have a tall upright tail and only have feathers on the outside toe only. This one pictured has feathers on the outside and middle toes. However cochins should be yellow legged, but I've seen some blacks with slate legs. I suppose it could be a cross of the two breeds. Or a Langshan that has grown in his tail for some reason.
     
  8. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    I think it is a mix maybe langshan x cochin ?????
     

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