Valley Hatchery is proud to offer the exquisite Gold Laced Cochin Bantam Chicks, a breed that is as rich in history as it is in beauty. These miniature marvels are a testament to the elegance of the Cochin breed, known for their gentle and serene demeanor, making them perfect companions for families with children and a joy to have in any backyard setting.
The Gold Laced Cochin Bantams are truly a sight to behold with their stunning black and golden brown feathers. This beautiful coloration, along with their fluffy appearance, makes them a standout choice for poultry exhibitions and a favorite among backyard chicken enthusiasts. Their recognition by the American Poultry Association’s Standard of Perfection since 1965 speaks volumes about their esteemed status in the poultry world.
Beyond their eye-catching looks, these bantams are known for their commendable behavior and ease of handling. They fit comfortably into the Feather Legged Bantam Class and are celebrated for their broodiness, with hens being excellent mothers to their chicks. Despite their small size, with roosters generally weighing around 30oz and hens about 26oz, they are known to lay a fair number of small brown eggs, making them a practical choice as well.
Originally from Asia, the Gold Laced Cochin Bantam Chickens bring a touch of exotic elegance to your flock. Valley Hatchery invites you to experience the charm and beauty of these magnificent birds. Whether you’re looking for a show-stopping addition to your coop or a delightful family pet, the Gold Laced Cochin Bantams are an exceptional choice that will enrich your poultry-keeping journey.