Need help to identify this giant!

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by angie3881, Nov 20, 2011.

  1. angie3881

    angie3881 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Got this guy and a few more 30 days ago, after quarantine I am finally able to get a decent picture (somewhat). I am pretty sure he is a rooster, however I have never heard him crow... The pictures do not do justice to how big he is. Does anyone know what breed it is or if I am correct about gender. (HE was roosting in the nesting box this morning...)
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  2. Wisher1000

    Wisher1000 Bama Biddy

    Cochin cross?
     
  3. al6517

    al6517 Real Men can Cook

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    Mixed Cochin, they may look big but that's mainly just fluff.
     
  4. angie3881

    angie3881 Chillin' With My Peeps

    I forgot to mention that he does have feathered feet. He is very docile, as well. So do you agree his a roo?
     
  5. chickenz101

    chickenz101 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Bit of Orpington? :S
     
  6. chickened

    chickened Overrun With Chickens

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    Looks to be a splash orpington/cochin or cochin/JG yes definitely a rooster.
     
  7. angie3881

    angie3881 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Thank you, everyone! [​IMG]
     
  8. littleoak

    littleoak Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I have some like him. He is a rooster. The breed is standard Cochin. The color is splash (maybe blue). I also have bantams of the same breed and color. He will grow to be bigger than the other chickens but still remail docile.
     
  9. stephanie1992

    stephanie1992 Chillin' With My Peeps

    i think hes pure standard cochin. splash color. i dont see any mix in him. looks just like my hen. mine is just missing her tail. urs is a rooster.

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  10. angie3881

    angie3881 Chillin' With My Peeps

    I'm a little frustrated because my other roo's are picking on him and he is so sweet. Grrrr. He does look just like the above picture except different coloring. He is just the cutest thing!!
     

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