Coloring: Columbian and Light Brahma

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by countyroad1330, Nov 1, 2007.

  1. countyroad1330

    countyroad1330 Thunder Snow 2009!

    Oct 15, 2007
    Oklahoma!
    I have seen what is called Columbian coloring on a Cochin. To me it looks just like the coloring on a Light Brahma. So is a Light Brahma just a Brahma with Columbian coloring? Do chickens other than Cochins come in Columbian coloring??
     
  2. speckledhen

    speckledhen Intentional Solitude Premium Member 11 Years

    The Buff and Lt Brahmas have the Columbian gene-that's what makes that pretty Elizabethan collar effect. Light Sussex also have that.
     

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