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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
    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

    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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