What is a mottled Cochin?

The Mottled Cochin is a single comb, feather legged variety that originated in China. Very cold hardy & friendly. Weight: Female-26 oz Male-30 oz These products being sold are live chicks. Our live chicks are shipped as soon as they are hatched.

How do you tell if a Cochin chick is a rooster?

It can be difficult to tell the difference between roosters and hens. Roosters tend to start growing their combs out around 4 weeks or so. Their comb will get redder and larger while the hens’ combs will stay small and light pink colored.

What colors are Cochin chickens?

Cochin chicken/Recognized variety

What colors do Cochin bantams come in?

Seventeen color varieties of bantam Cochins are recognized by the American Bantam Association, including Black Tailed Red, Birchen, Golden Laced, Columbian, and Lemon Blue. They are second only to the English Game bantam chicken in popularity.

What is a splash Cochin?

Splash Cochin chickens are a massive Asiatic breed covered with an extraordinary abundance of soft, fluffy colored feathers. Splash cochins vary from white with splashes of blue; to almost blue with splashes of white; often in a gorgeous mixed pattern.

What is a calico Cochin?

Greendale’s Bantam Calico Cochins are a delight to the eye and are extremely sweet birds. Our Cochins have feathered shanks and a nice round shape. Cochins are known to go broody and be excellent mothers. Our small flock looks delightful out in the green grass where they love to free range.

Are Cochin roosters aggressive?

Cochins are calm, friendly birds. Even the roosters are known for being fairly mellow. The boys rarely get aggressive, mean, or quarrelsome. However, the bantam boys are not so mellow – they can be feisty, aggressive, and fight for territory.

At what age do Cochins start laying?

eight to nine months old
Cochin Chicken Egg Laying Since they mature relatively slowly, hens usually don’t start laying until they’re eight to nine months old. Most other breeds start at about six months, with production breeds starting at about four. What is this? Cochins also only lay about 150-180 eggs per year.

Are Cochin roosters nice?

Cochin roosters are one of the mellowest and friendliest breeds of rooster out there. Like hens, they tend to be very social with people and very calm.

What colors are Orpington chickens?

Orpington chicken/Recognized variety

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