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Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by howipinchapenny, Apr 19, 2009.

  1. howipinchapenny

    howipinchapenny In the Brooder

    Apr 19, 2009
    besides cute, beautiful and precious fuzzy butts!
    chick 1
    chick 2
    fronts (duh)
    backs ( double duh)

    these were bought at TSC. They are girls and they both have fuzzy feet. let me know what you think... I am hoping for blue eggs. Will I get them??

  2. Mahonri

    Mahonri Urban Desert Chicken Enthusiast Premium Member

    May 14, 2008
    North Phoenix
    My Coop
    Black or blue Cochin and Partridge Cochin?
  3. embkm

    embkm Songster

    Jan 16, 2009
    Colbert, Ga
    I don't think you'll get blue eggs from them. Easter Eggers don't usually have feathered feet (I dont think) and their legs are usually greenish.

    Really cute chicks though!
  4. gritsar

    gritsar Cows, Chooks & Impys - OH MY!

    Nov 9, 2007
    SW Arkansas
    My guess is that chick #1 is a cochin. Chick #2 looks to be a buff brahma.
    Pretty brown eggs and sometimes pink ones from the brahmas, but no blue eggs sorry.
    ETA: I can't see it well from your pics, but if #1s a cochin the foot feathing will be on most of the legs, only on the outside of the brahma's legs.
    Last edited: Apr 19, 2009
  5. georgialee

    georgialee Songster

    Apr 9, 2009
    Knoxville, TN
  6. warmfuzzies

    warmfuzzies Songster

    Feb 15, 2009
    Boondocks, Colorado
    Yup, number 1 is a black cochin... I have four of them right now!
  7. howipinchapenny

    howipinchapenny In the Brooder

    Apr 19, 2009
    thanks everyone!!! I was hoping for an Americana but I appreciate the feedback!

  8. georgialee

    georgialee Songster

    Apr 9, 2009
    Knoxville, TN
    I was hoping for some, too! Americaunas have light brownigh or greenish legs most of the time and have big poofy cheeks. I have a couple of chicks that are silver and white with poofy cheeks and darker legs that I'm hoping are some type of easter-egger - it's this one:

    Did your TSC have any like this? Also Americaunas have clean legs, not feathered.
  9. Mourningdove

    Mourningdove Songster

    Dec 17, 2008
    Cleveland, Tn.
    Both chicks are cochins.
  10. pdsavage

    pdsavage Sussex Monarch

    Mar 27, 2008
    Quote:I agree

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