How big are cochin bantams?

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by OneCrazyCowgirl, Sep 13, 2013.

  1. OneCrazyCowgirl

    OneCrazyCowgirl Chillin' With My Peeps

    I have a tiny OEGB and I was wondering size comparison, width and height wise. Not weight
  2. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Overrun With Chickens

    Jul 24, 2013
    Cochin bantams are pretty large. I'd say that they are about twelve inches tall, and about that wide.
  3. howfunkyisurchicken

    howfunkyisurchicken Overrun With Chickens

    Apr 11, 2011
    Cochin bantams should weight, on average:
    32oz for cocks
    28oz for hens

    Which is very small compared to the LF Cochin which weigh about 11lbs (cock) and 8lbs (hen).
    Some weigh a little more or less than the average, but they are small :)
    Last edited: Sep 14, 2013
  4. ChickensRDinos

    ChickensRDinos Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aug 19, 2012
    Los Angeles
    I have a bantam frizzled cochin who is much smaller than 12 inches -- I would guess 7. She is pretty darn small. Could it vary by breeder?
  5. OneCrazyCowgirl

    OneCrazyCowgirl Chillin' With My Peeps

    Maybe.. I was just wondering because I have a little hen in a small pen and I wanted to make sure it had enough space

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