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What breed is this? From a bantam bin.

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by kmlnll, Mar 14, 2015.

  1. kmlnll

    kmlnll In the Brooder

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    Crested head, feathered feet, 4 toes, bantam breed.

    Bought at calranch out of the bantam bin.
     

  2. SkylineFarms

    SkylineFarms Chirping

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    I did a little searching and the Calranch website states that they get their chicks from Dunlap Hatchery. If you go to their website and look at their bantams, they only have 14 different bantam varieties with feathered feet. Therefore, I am thinking that your chick is a white cochin, even though it seems to have inherited a vaulted skull from somewhere in its bloodline. That is, unless you ended up with a mixed breed somehow.

    I am curious to know what kind of comb it has because it is possible that it could be a Sultan with missing fifth-toes but that breed isn't listed on Dunlap Hatchery's website. Sultan's have a V-shaped comb.
     
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  3. kmlnll

    kmlnll In the Brooder

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    I was thinking sultan. But I'm reading the have 5 toes.
     
  4. kmlnll

    kmlnll In the Brooder

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    Upon further inspection, they do have extra toes!!!!!!!! :D yay!!!!!!!! Definitely sultans! (Toes were hiding under feathers. Lol)
     
  5. kmlnll

    kmlnll In the Brooder

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  6. kmlnll

    kmlnll In the Brooder

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    Obviously not a developed comb, but can you tell what type by that?
     
  7. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Crowing

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    Look like Sultans to me, too.
     

  8. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Crowing

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    They look like Sultans to me, as well.
     
  9. Peep-Chicken

    Peep-Chicken Crowing

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    Agreed.
     

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