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Cochin Chicken Breed

Cochin Chicken Breed

Cochin Chicken History

The Cochin chicken breed is believed to originated from the Chinese town of Shanghai in the 1800’s and originally called Shanghais. There is some dispute of the actual origin of the chicken breed. The name of the breed was eventually changed to Cochin China, after beliefs that the breed originated in the Vietnam region call Cochin China.