cochin ?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by ctjim, Aug 18, 2008.

  1. ctjim

    ctjim Chillin' With My Peeps

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    i just picked up 4 more chickens and i'm trying to figure out what one of them may be. 3 i know for sure 1 bantam hamburg, 1 black star, 1 silkie i believe is a roo but no crowing yet, but looks like a roo, and the last one i believe is a black cochin? looks very much like a cochin bun looking tail and feathered feet, dread lock feathers, not sure its a roo, because the comb/wattles look very much like my bo hens, but it crows and makes other noises? any help would be great, i'll try to get some pics, except that i don't know how to post them. thanks jim
     
  2. tiki244

    tiki244 Flock Mistress

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    pics would be good,,,,,,I dont know what dreadlock feathers are
     
  3. coffeemama

    coffeemama Barista Queen

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  4. chicken_boy_Kurt

    chicken_boy_Kurt Chillin' With My Peeps

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    what are dreadlock feathers?
     
  5. LilPeeps

    LilPeeps Chillin' With My Peeps

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    If it crows, it's a cockerel. Pics would definately help.
     
  6. monarc23

    monarc23 Coturnix Obsessed

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    I love cochins i could see how you'd think a rooster cochin could look female they are all broody hen looking to me but the big diffrence is crowing, bigger comb ect

    and i know exactly what you mean by dread lock feathers (i assume you mean the long stringy feathers).
     

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