Cochins: Which shade of blue?

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by racuda, Apr 7, 2009.

  1. racuda

    racuda Chillin' With My Peeps

    Oct 1, 2008
    North Carolina
    I've seen a really wide range of shades of blue. Mine are very dark, almost black and personally I admire the medium shades.

    Is there a preferred color of blue according to a standard, or a preference for show birds?
  2. rodriguezpoultry

    rodriguezpoultry Langshan Lover

    Jan 4, 2009
    Claremore, OK
    The color of the Blue Andalusian is the most sought after. Several people call it "Andalusian Blue" but in's just the color blue.

    See how the light shades are encompassed by the dark lacing of a darker blue or black???

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