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STANDARD Mille Fleur Cochins

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by jeremy, Aug 31, 2010.

  1. jeremy

    jeremy CA Royal Blues

    Mar 23, 2008
    Oakland, CA
    Is anybody working on the large fowl Mille Fleur Cochin?

    If yes, do you have any visuals of your birds yet?
    If no, why not?

    I think a LF of this variety would be stunning. Why is everyone only focusing on bantams?
  2. Someone may very well be working on it. Bear in mind, the base colors used to begin mille fleur bantam cochins are mottled, buff columbian or wheaton. In our Colorado shows, I've not seen any large fowl in any of those colors. Maybe someone could put a Speckled Sussex with buff cochin. All depends on what people like to do with their time & resources.
  3. chickpeaz

    chickpeaz Songster

    May 26, 2009
    Central PA
    I am bumping this 6-month-old post to see if anyone knows of any more being done in this direction? I am very interested in mille fleur cochins but I can't have bantams (they'd just be fuzzy hawk food around here). I'd love to know if anyone has taken this on...?

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