my gorgeous barred cochin cockeral

Discussion in 'Pictures & Stories of My Chickens' started by BellLisamo, Feb 9, 2009.

  1. BellLisamo

    BellLisamo Diagnosed w/ Muscovitis

    Feb 7, 2009
    Tombstone, AZ
    This guy is so big, but he's a sweetheart! Once, you catch him he loves being petted, even my 3 year old holds him. He doesnt run too fast, just has long strides, so hes fairly easy to catch. I love him. His name is Hippie. He's only about 9 months old!! He huge! Are they supposed to be this big? He's the size of my daughter!

    I want to enter him into the State Fair. Can I? Anyone know the rules?



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  2. Irajoe

    Irajoe Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 3, 2009
    South Carolina
    Wow - what a beautiful bird...and friendly! [​IMG]
  3. Renee

    Renee Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 7, 2008
    That chicken is HUGE!
  4. andehens

    andehens Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aug 25, 2008
    Scenic Sierra Nevadas
    Wow! hes beutiful!!!!!! and so is your little girl, cute picture!
  5. CATRAY44

    CATRAY44 Lard Cookin Chicken Woman

    That picture of your daughter trying to hold him is what you should enter in a contest! Priceless! ( Your roo is beautiful, btw!)
  6. redoak

    redoak Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 27, 2008
    Russia, NY
    Very handsome and huge rooster
  7. Chic-n-farmer

    Chic-n-farmer Showers of Blessings

    Love the picture of you daughter holding him!!!
  8. BellLisamo

    BellLisamo Diagnosed w/ Muscovitis

    Feb 7, 2009
    Tombstone, AZ
    THANKS!!! I LOVE LOVE LOVE HIM. i swear i'd cry if something happened to him. My hubby got him for me.

    Heres him as a young roo, with, of course.... my daughter holding him



    and a little older...

  9. Chic-n-farmer

    Chic-n-farmer Showers of Blessings

    That's just too sweet! We have a 4 week old Barred cochin.... it's just now feathering out.... it's the gawky looking teen age stage. [​IMG]
    Last edited: Feb 9, 2009
  10. al6517

    al6517 Real Men can Cook

    May 13, 2008
    Your Daughter is a little sweetheart with her buddy, who doesn't mind trying to be held hehehe. LOL big booger little angel.


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