Supposed to be a bantam cochin, but lacks furry feet? *pics*

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by augustmomx2, Sep 8, 2009.

  1. augustmomx2

    augustmomx2 Songster

    Aug 31, 2008
    Central Indiana
    I purchased 5 Golden Laced Bantam Cochins Monday [​IMG] I became more concerned over a few critters a saw going in and out of their fluff on the first day and then today noticed one of my chicks is lacking furry feet. All the rest have furry feet. They are all approximately 3-5 days old and supposedly came from the same clutch...but now I'm doubting [​IMG]

    Here are a few pics of her/him:[​IMG]

    If I indeed do not have a cochin...what could it be? TIA [​IMG]
  2. LilPeeps

    LilPeeps Songster

    Jan 13, 2007
    SE Mass
    It's not a cochin. Looks more like a GLW.
  3. Cackling Hen

    Cackling Hen Just Scratching Around

    Apr 21, 2009
    Port Angeles Wa
    Nope not a cochin.........
  4. usschicago1

    usschicago1 Suburban Cochins

    Aug 11, 2009
    Taunton, MA
    Maybe a sebright?
  5. Year of the Rooster

    Year of the Rooster Sebright Savvy

    Jun 27, 2008
    West Central Ohio
    Quote:Not a Sebright. Leg color is wrong and too dark. Not enough gold coloring around the head.
    Last edited: Sep 8, 2009
  6. Jenski

    Jenski Songster

    Jun 17, 2008
    Middle Tennessee
    Are they from a hatchery, or from a private party?
  7. augustmomx2

    augustmomx2 Songster

    Aug 31, 2008
    Central Indiana
    Quote:From a person who was selling them over Craigslist. He had the mother and father seperated so I could see them and he talked as though they all came from the same batch. Hmmmm...well I got a surprise out of the bunch. Watch, that will end up being my only hen [​IMG]
  8. Dustin Biery

    Dustin Biery Songster

    Feb 4, 2007
    Mulberry, Arkansas
    I agree that it looks like a golden laced wyandotte. What kind of comb does it have?
  9. RhodeRunner

    RhodeRunner Songster

    Feb 22, 2009
    Ashtabula, Ohio
    If it still has a single comb, I would still think that it is a Cochin. I ordered Silkies from a hatchery and one of the five lacked the feathery feet, and one other lacked the top hat. Hatcheries do have the best stock. If the comb looks a little different then the other chicks (should be completely flat) then a Gold Laced Wyandotte is a good guess.

    Good luck, you may just have to wait and see how she/he grows, and go on body shape.
    Last edited: Sep 9, 2009
  10. Reminds me of one of my EE birds that grew to be purtty black & Gold.A guess.

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