cochins, How can I tell the difference

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by crazycluck, May 15, 2009.

  1. crazycluck

    crazycluck Out Of The Brooder

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    Today I got my shipment of chicks form Ideal.[​IMG] I ordered buff, red ,white,blue golden laced, silver laced and 1 barred. (cochins)The red, white,and buff all look the same How can I tell the difference? (some are going to my sisters and I want to make sure I'm sending the right ones .) [​IMG]
     
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  2. patyrdz

    patyrdz The Madd Hatcher

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    The white should not look the same at all! The reds should be a little darker than the buffs! If you mess them up, can you exchange them when they are a little bigger? Good luck, I bet they are cute![​IMG]
     
  3. crazycluck

    crazycluck Out Of The Brooder

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    I'm thinking maybe they didn't ship my 2 white cochin chicks.: [​IMG] They are all identicalin color!
     

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