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What color is my Brutus?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by CountryMommaND, Oct 7, 2014.

  1. CountryMommaND

    CountryMommaND New Egg

    Oct 7, 2014
    North Dakota

    So recently it was confirmed my Bruta is actually Brutus. His wattles filed out, and his neck feathers have become quite long and beautiful. We are just quite confused by his coloring. He's been a lovely grey (I guess this is called blue? ) but lately he's been developing red-gold coloring on his shoulders and neck feathers. Any ideas? Is he just a feathered mutt? He's a big gentle giant whom the girls don't take very seriously yet.
  2. PoultryQueen101

    PoultryQueen101 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 14, 2014
    Middle-East Ohio
    Looks like a blue copper standard cochin if those exist xD. He looks blue copper, and he looks like a cochin. Guys, back me up lol
  3. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Overrun With Chickens

    Jul 24, 2013
    He looks like a Blue Cochin with some red/gold leakage to me.

    I don't think there is a Blue Copper Cochin, but if there were, he does look similar to that color pattern.
  4. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Overrun With Chickens

    Jul 24, 2013
    I agree.

    Many blue birds have some red leakage, so I think that blue is the color.

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