Remember the Blue Cochin Bantam, Panda's Pal? Others, too...(BIG pics)

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by speckledhen, Jul 12, 2008.

  1. speckledhen

    speckledhen Intentional Solitude

    First of all, sorry about the size of a couple of these-they were being stubborn in my resize attempt for some reason. Here it is at 7 weeks old, named Shadow. So, cockerel, you think? Mace, Zane's baby brother, has recovered from skinning his neck in a terrible identity crisis when he wanted to become a Turken and I'm putting his pics in here, too. Panda, Shadow and the GLW are living with Mace and his two SLW sisters, Virginia and Victoria in the Firetower Coop. Remember, Panda is Zane's daughter with my blue Ameraucana, Charlotte. She's in the second picture on the left.
  2. farmgirlie1031

    farmgirlie1031 Songster

    Apr 26, 2008
    Adorable! I just love that Blue Cochin and my how Panda has grown:)
  3. speckledhen

    speckledhen Intentional Solitude

    So, what do you folks think? Is the blue cochin a cockerel for certain? Panda is so sweet and funny now. And Shadow reminds me of a cocker spaniel when he runs.
  4. BamaChicken

    BamaChicken Orpingtons Bama Style

    Nov 14, 2007
    Cyn, i am not sure about whether your cochin is a cockerel or not as I don't have any experience with them but love the color and very beautiful chick.
  5. speckledhen

    speckledhen Intentional Solitude

    Thank you, Julie. He/she does seem to be a real pretty little thing for a hatchery bird.
  6. gumpsgirl

    gumpsgirl Crowing

    Mar 25, 2008
    Boy! Look at Panda getting all grown up! Shadow is a gorgeous cockerel and glad to see that Mace's neck feathers are growing back nicely! [​IMG]
  7. speckledhen

    speckledhen Intentional Solitude

    Yep, can't have any Turkens here, accidental or otherwise, LOL! They are really cute. What is funny is that Panda doesnt have a beard like many BR/Ameraucana crosses. She has no real barring, just spotching with white tipped feathers and her pea comb. She's a brave little thing, though!

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