Silver laced Cochin?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by Roux, Mar 14, 2008.

  1. Roux

    Roux Chillin' With My Peeps

    Well, that's what she's *supposed* to be, but doesn't quite have the look of my other SL birds. I realize that there's probably going to be some variability from individual to individual, so thank you all for your patience & helping me through this learning curve.

    Anyway...here's a baby pic:
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    After 10 days
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    And today
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    Whatever she is, she's a complete DOLL! Fabulous outgoing personality, and once she's with you, she'll snuggle down & cuddle in your hand or on your lap. Oh yeah, I'm smitten...in DEEP smit!!!! [​IMG] LOVE this chicken!
     
  2. IrkanInvader89

    IrkanInvader89 Out Of The Brooder

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    Yeah, doesn't look silver laced to me. Interesting coloring! I'm not really too sure what it will turn out to be.
     
  3. Crazy4Chicks

    Crazy4Chicks Chillin' With My Peeps

    Nov 20, 2007
    Glendale, AZ
    I have 5 adult SLC - I dont remember mine looking like that - but she is a total sweetie - what have you named her ?

    Julie
     
  4. LilPeeps

    LilPeeps Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 13, 2007
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    Looks kinda like a silver pencilled cochin to me...
     
  5. ncgnance

    ncgnance Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Doesn't look quite like my silver laced cochin chicks. Mine have more white on black, but she's a beauty...
     
  6. Roux

    Roux Chillin' With My Peeps

    Quote:Oh, yes she is!!! What a little sugar bear! I named her "Marzipan" & it just seems to fit her to a tee. [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
     
  7. Crazy4Chicks

    Crazy4Chicks Chillin' With My Peeps

    Nov 20, 2007
    Glendale, AZ
    not that is a cool name - I can never think of really good names for my girls - I have a pair of bantys Bonnie & Clyde lol
    we also have a SLC named yeap - Lacey [​IMG] - my DH named his white pekin Afflac.
    she is going to be so spoiled - you are in trouble now LOL


    Julie
     
  8. flyingmonkeypoop

    flyingmonkeypoop Overrun With Chickens

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    I hate to point it out, but she looks like a dark brahma. The coloring is silver pencilled, and it looks like it has a pea comb. Also, even in the most recent pic, it looks like a brahma in type. It looks like a hatchery bird because it has pencilling on the back, but the breast is white. When we got some brahmas from MM, they ended up looking like a cross between dark and light brahmas.
     

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