Has anyone ever heard of this chicken?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by kees, Oct 12, 2008.

  1. kees

    kees Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hi
    I saw a picture of a beautiful partridge pekin cockeral and can't seem to find one anywhere? Any ideas?
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  2. poultrykeeper08

    poultrykeeper08 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    im pretty sure pekin is another name for a cochin bantam But not sure
     
  3. redoak

    redoak Chillin' With My Peeps

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    anywhere?

    Wylye Valley Chickens has them for sale but they are in the UK I think​
     
  4. pattypenny

    pattypenny Chillin' With My Peeps

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    pekin is a bantam chicken, looks like a cochin , many say they are not but I think they are bamtan cochin.
     
  5. NYREDS

    NYREDS Overrun With Chickens

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    Pekin is simply what the Brits call Cochins-both large & bantam. Try looking for a Partridge Cochin & I think you'll find what you're looking for.
     

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