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Who has any bantam partridge cochins???

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by mahsmaj, Nov 15, 2008.

  1. mahsmaj

    mahsmaj Songster

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    I want to see pics and know everything about them... Are they good layers??? Through the winter??? Do they hatch alot??? Are They friendly???
     
  2. LilPeeps

    LilPeeps Songster

    Jan 13, 2007
    SE Mass
    Bantam cochins aren't the best layers and usually don't lay much in the winter. They make great broodies and mothers. They tend to be very docile.

    Here are pics of some SQ partridge cochins.

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  3. thecochincoop

    thecochincoop Songster

    I have one that was given to me. Very docile bird. She lays the biggest eggs of all about the same as a standard size bird. Doesn't lay well in winter though.
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    this is when I first got her. She is picked some.
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  4. SGM

    SGM Songster

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    I don't have any laying right now because all of my Cochins are babies still. Some are almost laying age.

    They are EXTREMELY sweet. I absolutely love my Cochins. They have the best personality and are just darling.

    They are a very broody breed and like to set eggs. So I imagine that can be a little challenging when it comes to eggs sometimes.
     
  5. cthrash1

    cthrash1 Songster

    Apr 15, 2008
    Somerset, KY
    Mine isn't show quality I don't think but she is a pretty girl...

    Brown Sugar at 6 months...Sorry not very close up.
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  6. austinhart123

    austinhart123 Songster

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    [​IMG] how pretty, i want some
     
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