ok my question - anybody know what this is?

Discussion in 'Pictures & Stories of My Chickens' started by stilldeb, May 31, 2010.

  1. stilldeb

    stilldeb Chillin' With My Peeps

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    This chicken is very unusual and just when I think I know what it is, I change my mind (my first chicken experience - six assorted bantams). I've been thinking some kind of D'Uccle - definitely feathered legs, but I haven't seen anything else like it. Help!?

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    deb g
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  2. Mahonri

    Mahonri Urban Desert Chicken Enthusiast Premium Member

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    Could be a black cochin.
     
  3. tnchickenut

    tnchickenut It's all about the Dels!

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    ditto on the black cochin
     
  4. deerman

    deerman Rest in Peace 1949-2012

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    Yep black cochin,

    Just saw your location, my guess they came from TSC(MtHealty) there bantam are cochin, seabrites, oeg, and silkies
     
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  5. Sunny the Hippie Chick

    Sunny the Hippie Chick Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Looks like some of the feathers are pointing up and backwards. Maybe a frizzle.
     
  6. stilldeb

    stilldeb Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Yeah the feathers all flip up and out like crazy -

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  7. SAORSA

    SAORSA Chillin' With My Peeps

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    It's a Roo [​IMG]
     
  8. tnchickenut

    tnchickenut It's all about the Dels!

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    Quote:Goog eye... went back and looked... yep frixxle cochin (roo)... congrats!!!
     
  9. stilldeb

    stilldeb Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Yeah I had already pretty much settled on the roo thing, even though they were all supposed to be girls - when it started growing a red comb and giant feet, etc. I kept telling it no, no, no, you are NOT a roo, but it just would not listen to me - ha. Very sweet thing, though.

    deb g
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  10. stilldeb

    stilldeb Chillin' With My Peeps

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    They came from My Pet Chicken.com and I do love them all and they are in perfect health and very um...interesting looking! Everybody says, "they don't LOOK like chickens"! (daughter says the silkie looks like an "alpaca" and son says the Polish looks like "Martha Washington"...)

    Soooo....frizzle cochin (roo)? Thanks for everybody's input!

    :)

    deb g
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