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White Brahma???

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by stephanie1992, Apr 19, 2012.

  1. stephanie1992

    stephanie1992 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Got it at TSC thinking it was a white cochin. But i took it out of the brooder today now that its bigger and i noticed it has a flat comb and not a single comb. Soo im thinking brahma...but do they come in white?? Its not faverelles(only has 4 toes) and it has no beard or muffs. It is a bantam. Solid white.

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  2. AccentOnHakes

    AccentOnHakes Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Brahmas don't come in white. I think you just have a hatchery white Cochin.
     
  3. Nicole01

    Nicole01 Overrun With Chickens

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    I'd say a light brahma. If your chick has a pea comb. If its a single comb, you have a Cochin.

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    Last edited: Apr 19, 2012
  4. farmerChef

    farmerChef Chillin' With My Peeps

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    It is a light brahma. It will be columbian colored. Black around neck and tail.
     
  5. stephanie1992

    stephanie1992 Chillin' With My Peeps

    ohh ok. i did pick up a dark brahma with it. I bet she is a light brahma. Thanks everyone!!
     
  6. Nicole01

    Nicole01 Overrun With Chickens

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    Your light brahma looks more feminine then mine. I'm hoping mines a girl, but I have my doubts. If melody is a boy, we're changing the name to mango. Either way we are keeping him/her. We picked melody from the pullet bin.
     
  7. Liz Bailey

    Liz Bailey Out Of The Brooder

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    whatd your chick turn out to look like? I have 10 that look exactly like that now and dont have a clue what they really are but the are surely not what they were supposed to be
     
  8. cochin lover

    cochin lover Out Of The Brooder

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    u can get white brahmas so id would say it is 1
     
  9. Chris09

    Chris09 Circle (M) Ranch

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    There are not very many breeders of White Brahmas if any at all in the U.S. and since the op got there birds from TSC it is most likely from a hatchery and there are no hatcheries that I know of that has White Brahmas.
     
  10. OR4-hmom

    OR4-hmom Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I prowl the tanks when the local feed store gets their chicks. They order from Ideal and I saw 90% solid white chicks this year. They probably grew out Columbian but they started out solid white.
     

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