What color would you call this??

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by Frozen Feathers, May 9, 2008.

  1. Frozen Feathers

    Frozen Feathers Songster

    May 4, 2007
    I got this Cochin pullet today. She has wing bands and according to her records she came out of a pair of black birds. A throwback of some sort?? They were calling her Porcelain...but I consider porcelain to be more of a blueish champagne color.
    Any ideas?
    Last edited: May 9, 2008
  2. lilcountry

    lilcountry Songster

    Mar 29, 2008
    Benson, NC
    That is neat, its like a fade-a-way! Wish I knew
  3. flyingmonkeypoop

    flyingmonkeypoop Crowing

    Apr 30, 2007
    Deer Park Washington
    It looks like a smutty light buff columbian, almost a quail pattern.
  4. poultrykeeper08

    poultrykeeper08 Songster

    Feb 12, 2008
    Agawam , Ma
    looks kinda like a light brahma mix to me
  5. Kanchii

    Kanchii Songster

    columian and quail cross? lol I'm not sure
  6. Frozen Feathers

    Frozen Feathers Songster

    May 4, 2007
    Lol the guy breeds Splash, black, blue and white Cochins. He keeps records and said she came out of a pair of blacks...it's really odd. I'm just glad he decided to "Cull" her. [​IMG] I am going to put her with a blue roo and see what happens. Should be fun!
  7. Cuban Longtails

    Cuban Longtails Flock Mistress

    Sep 20, 2007
    Northeast Texas
    She's a beauty! [​IMG] Did she come out of straight pure blacks or were they blacks from blue & black matings?
  8. speckledhen

    speckledhen Intentional Solitude

    Whatever color you call her, I think she's kind of interesting looking. Nice foot feathering, too.
  9. Buster

    Buster Back to Work

    I got cochin packing peanuts in my Ideal order. I am dying to figure out what color they are. I didn't order them but I have been interested in the breed so we will see what happens with them.

    Beautiful bird Angie! Sometimes it doesn't matter what color it is as long as it's pretty!

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