BackYard Chickens - BYC Forum - Recent Changeshttp://www.backyardchickens.com/livefeed.rssTrack the most recent changes to the backyard chickens community with this feedenHuddler 0.1Tue, 17 Jan 2017 09:09:58 +0000Loud duck http://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1149095/loud-duck "I have a three month old golden 300 duck. She's quite the forager and bonded to me well..."threadTue, 17 Jan 2017 08:23:54 +0000RiverdorkTue, 17 Jan 2017 08:23:54 +0000#203931199bone/skeletal frame genetics? strengthening bone structurehttp://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1149094/bone-skeletal-frame-genetics-strengthening-bone-structure "i would like to try getting super sized poultry but unlike the meat chickens, I want to..."threadTue, 17 Jan 2017 07:58:46 +0000picalowpiepiTue, 17 Jan 2017 07:58:46 +0000#203931144how to get a white duck with black bill?http://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1149093/how-to-get-a-white-duck-with-black-bill "what are the genetics for this?"threadTue, 17 Jan 2017 07:46:00 +0000picalowpiepiTue, 17 Jan 2017 07:46:00 +0000#203931123Crop Not Sour But Big and Soft, Also Wheezing - Advice?http://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1149092/crop-not-sour-but-big-and-soft-also-wheezing-advice "Hi All,   Need some advice. I have a one-year old hen and about 6 weeks ago I noticed..."threadTue, 17 Jan 2017 07:31:13 +0000cmberger929Tue, 17 Jan 2017 07:31:13 +0000#203931105Natures Best and Changing Feedshttp://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1149091/natures-best-and-changing-feeds "So I have been feeding my chicks DuMor chick starter 20% since they were about a week..."threadTue, 17 Jan 2017 06:47:57 +0000LadyVictorianTue, 17 Jan 2017 06:47:57 +0000#203931040? Blind chicken?http://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1149090/blind-chicken "I have a 9 month old naked neck hen that was hatched at our farm, she was born with a..."threadTue, 17 Jan 2017 06:16:47 +0000kellyraebirdTue, 17 Jan 2017 06:16:47 +0000#2039309587-8 day old Coturnix Quail egg is it looking good???http://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1149089/7-8-day-old-coturnix-quail-egg-is-it-looking-good " And I originally thought this egg had a blood ring but I lelt it in there and it..."threadTue, 17 Jan 2017 06:12:53 +0000hailstorm97Tue, 17 Jan 2017 06:12:53 +0000#203930951Please help ASAP! Two issues all at once!http://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1149088/please-help-asap-two-issues-all-at-once "Issue number one: Unfortunately we have been getting very heavy rain (it doesn't rain..."threadTue, 17 Jan 2017 06:08:49 +0000Aleee44Tue, 17 Jan 2017 06:08:49 +0000#203930935Sandhill Cranehttp://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1149087/sandhill-crane "Does anyone have Sandhill cranes for sale or know where I can by them? How do you get a..."threadTue, 17 Jan 2017 05:25:34 +0000The PhantomTue, 17 Jan 2017 05:25:34 +0000#203930759Can your everyday mutt breeds be meat birds?http://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1149086/can-your-everyday-mutt-breeds-be-meat-birds "So....i've been upgrading and working on coops and breeding pens and sorting out..."threadTue, 17 Jan 2017 05:17:45 +0000mustangroosterTue, 17 Jan 2017 05:17:45 +0000#203930717Eggs hatching with low humidity http://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1149085/eggs-hatching-with-low-humidity "I have 4 quail egg in my incubator one it starting to crack. The humidity is 38% that..."threadTue, 17 Jan 2017 05:17:08 +0000The PhantomTue, 17 Jan 2017 05:17:08 +0000#203930715Day 10http://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1149084/day-10 "Today's day 10 and I need to know what's going on or what to do. I had a couple eggs..."threadTue, 17 Jan 2017 04:46:26 +0000Cassandra KTue, 17 Jan 2017 04:46:26 +0000#203930528Howdy! New member from Palmdale, California....http://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1149083/howdy-new-member-from-palmdale-california "Hello everyone!   I just wanted to introduce myself.  My family has been raising..."threadTue, 17 Jan 2017 04:33:07 +0000marchchickTue, 17 Jan 2017 04:33:07 +0000#203930420building a safe penhttp://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1149082/building-a-safe-pen "I need to build a coyote and owl proof pen. Is 2" by 4" welded wire that is commonly..."threadTue, 17 Jan 2017 04:20:05 +0000softmentorTue, 17 Jan 2017 04:20:05 +0000#203930342What variety is this?http://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1149081/what-variety-is-this "Hello! I hatched a chicken from an egg and I don't know if it is a mix or not. I'm..."threadTue, 17 Jan 2017 04:15:28 +0000memerabbitTue, 17 Jan 2017 04:15:28 +0000#203930317What should I do?http://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1149080/what-should-i-do "I have just noticed one of my chicken's legs are not the best. From what I can see I am..."threadTue, 17 Jan 2017 04:14:51 +0000chickies49Tue, 17 Jan 2017 04:14:51 +0000#203930305My chickens are all fighting! Why?http://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1149079/my-chickens-are-all-fighting-why "I have 10 chickens that have got along great since I introduced them 4 months ago. Now..."threadTue, 17 Jan 2017 04:09:12 +0000aevans9Tue, 17 Jan 2017 04:09:12 +0000#203930268Chicken's Lifestylehttp://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1149078/chickens-lifestyle ""threadTue, 17 Jan 2017 04:00:51 +0000eldonrgvTue, 17 Jan 2017 04:00:51 +0000#203930198Copper Maran Crosses? Gender help. http://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1149077/copper-maran-crosses-gender-help "Picked up two chicks from a woman who runs a bunch of maran colors together. So most..."threadTue, 17 Jan 2017 03:55:46 +0000FlyingFoxFarmTue, 17 Jan 2017 03:55:46 +0000#203930159white leghornshttp://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1149076/white-leghorns "I have a question we recently hatched 2 chicks out in the incubator we noticed on the..."threadTue, 17 Jan 2017 03:30:14 +0000pittmanbirdsTue, 17 Jan 2017 03:30:14 +0000#203929985Follow Along - My NYD Hatch Gender Guesses!http://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1149075/follow-along-my-nyd-hatch-gender-guesses "They're 2 weeks old at the start of this thread and it's still WAY early to be able to..."threadTue, 17 Jan 2017 03:29:47 +0000lpyrbbyTue, 17 Jan 2017 03:29:47 +0000#203929982Please Help, Any Advice!http://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1149074/please-help-any-advice "Ok, so here in Montana we are having a pretty tough winter... colder than usual. No big..."threadTue, 17 Jan 2017 03:14:22 +0000amicus14Tue, 17 Jan 2017 03:14:22 +0000#203929846Howdy from Dallas area http://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1149073/howdy-from-dallas-area "Picked up 7 chicks last week. What started off as me building a coop is turning into a..."threadTue, 17 Jan 2017 03:14:17 +0000txag14Tue, 17 Jan 2017 03:14:17 +0000#203929843Hello!http://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1149072/hello "Hi there! I'm new here. I just posted in the Duck area, but thought I'd introduce..."threadTue, 17 Jan 2017 03:07:52 +0000Leonard4Tue, 17 Jan 2017 03:07:52 +0000#203929780Thinking about ducks!http://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1149071/thinking-about-ducks "Hi everyone! I'm new here. Last year we tossed around the idea of getting a couple..."threadTue, 17 Jan 2017 03:03:41 +0000Leonard4Tue, 17 Jan 2017 03:03:41 +0000#203929748Peahen gaspinghttp://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1149070/peahen-gasping "I have a 3 year old peahen that got out of the barn and spent a few nights up in the..."threadTue, 17 Jan 2017 03:03:11 +0000HighwaymanTue, 17 Jan 2017 03:03:11 +0000#203929743What is a Frazzle? I was aske?http://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1149069/what-is-a-frazzle-i-was-aske "Glenda Heywood as of 1-16-2017 I was asked what is a frazzle?   actually they are..."threadTue, 17 Jan 2017 02:54:19 +0000Glenda HeywoodoTue, 17 Jan 2017 02:54:19 +0000#203929649Hello Chicken Lovershttp://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1149068/hello-chicken-lovers "Hi all, I'm a new member on BYC. I am new at raising chickens here in Sonoma County CA...."threadTue, 17 Jan 2017 02:48:37 +0000sonomachicTue, 17 Jan 2017 02:48:37 +0000#203929594Rooster not doing goodhttp://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1149067/rooster-not-doing-good "[IMG] My husband just told me about him not doing well now for a week. He can also..."threadTue, 17 Jan 2017 02:27:54 +0000kittcarrTue, 17 Jan 2017 02:27:54 +0000#203929417Odd eggshttp://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1149066/odd-eggs "Hello! We have six Rhode Island Red Cross hens. They are less than a year old. About..."threadTue, 17 Jan 2017 02:27:12 +0000tlbmommaTue, 17 Jan 2017 02:27:12 +0000#203929404Breeding for Showhttp://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1149065/breeding-for-show "I have had chickens for probably 10+ years, and I am interested in starting to..."threadTue, 17 Jan 2017 02:26:29 +0000EmmCTue, 17 Jan 2017 02:26:29 +0000#203929386Lonely Chick :( Please Help!!!http://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1149064/lonely-chick-please-help "Hi we have two 5 week olds, 3 hens, and a lonely white leghorn aged almost 1 week. it..."threadTue, 17 Jan 2017 02:26:16 +0000adcockfarmTue, 17 Jan 2017 02:26:16 +0000#203929384Lighting a chicken house at nighthttp://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1149063/lighting-a-chicken-house-at-night "I installed rope lights in my coop and around the perimeter of the run. I have the..."threadTue, 17 Jan 2017 02:22:55 +0000nrieffTue, 17 Jan 2017 02:22:55 +0000#203929335Feeding egg shells to chickens?http://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1149062/feeding-egg-shells-to-chickens "I know I've read of people baking egg shells and feeding them to your chickens. Is it..."threadTue, 17 Jan 2017 02:11:44 +0000mountainbunnyTue, 17 Jan 2017 02:11:44 +0000#203929210Hen laying outside after sitting on nest,http://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1149061/hen-laying-outside-after-sitting-on-nest "My BA hen, who will be 2yrs this spring, has for seversl months been laying outside ..."threadTue, 17 Jan 2017 02:09:13 +0000SueTTue, 17 Jan 2017 02:09:13 +0000#203929187Is this RIR a rooster or a hen?http://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1149060/is-this-rir-a-rooster-or-a-hen "Is my rooster really a rooster? He's 20 weeks old. "threadTue, 17 Jan 2017 01:53:50 +0000Farmer413Tue, 17 Jan 2017 01:53:50 +0000#203929082Diamond Dove Beak Issueshttp://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1149059/diamond-dove-beak-issues "I had two 5 year old Diamonds and one of them passed back in October. I was so worried..."threadTue, 17 Jan 2017 01:37:48 +0000dreamer5577Tue, 17 Jan 2017 01:37:48 +0000#203928955New Member, New to Chickens!http://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1149058/new-member-new-to-chickens "Good evening! I have five hens, one rooster (unplanned!) and a peacock who tags along..."threadTue, 17 Jan 2017 01:22:31 +0000christwodogTue, 17 Jan 2017 01:22:31 +0000#203928822Weird egghttp://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1149057/weird-egg " Hey guys went in the coop today and found this weird super soft looking egg. Don't..."threadTue, 17 Jan 2017 01:20:53 +0000JNLVDTue, 17 Jan 2017 01:20:53 +0000#203928806Roosters & their flockhttp://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1149056/roosters-their-flock "Do roosters 'spread the wealth' amongst their hens evenly, or do they have favorites..."threadTue, 17 Jan 2017 01:17:54 +0000enggassTue, 17 Jan 2017 01:17:54 +0000#203928788Help chicken is acting up http://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1149055/help-chicken-is-acting-up "My speckled Sussex is acting odd. It is pukeing up a snot like substance. Her chest is..."threadTue, 17 Jan 2017 00:59:02 +0000EthansChickens3Tue, 17 Jan 2017 00:59:02 +0000#203928612Rooster or Hen?http://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1149054/rooster-or-hen "Hey guys. I'm new to this forum and new to silkies. I have 3 silkie chickens and aren't..."threadTue, 17 Jan 2017 00:56:19 +0000chickenlady02Tue, 17 Jan 2017 00:56:19 +0000#203928580Silkie mix with broken leghttp://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1149053/silkie-mix-with-broken-leg "Tonight one of my silkie mixes, a hen named Sapphire, was getting up into her perch..."threadTue, 17 Jan 2017 00:53:21 +0000GitaBooksTue, 17 Jan 2017 00:53:21 +0000#203928537MommaBear newhttp://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1149052/mommabear-new "HI all my name is Tammy. I'm in East TN. I'm married with 4 children. Our 3 girls are..."threadTue, 17 Jan 2017 00:44:44 +0000TN Momma BearTue, 17 Jan 2017 00:44:44 +0000#203928415Cochin killed by owl - help on taking care of her best friendhttp://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1149051/cochin-killed-by-owl-help-on-taking-care-of-her-best-friend "Our bantam Cochin was killed by an owl this evening - right at dusk. From her neck down..."threadTue, 17 Jan 2017 00:30:16 +0000huntersmommy611Tue, 17 Jan 2017 00:30:16 +0000#203928295Markings on shells http://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1149050/markings-on-shells " What do these spots signify?"threadTue, 17 Jan 2017 00:28:16 +0000fishbone033Tue, 17 Jan 2017 00:28:16 +0000#203928281Pepper pictures!http://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1149048/pepper-pictures "this thread is for my beloved Pepper! I LOVE her to death! I will post pictures as she..."threadTue, 17 Jan 2017 00:06:55 +0000summerb123Tue, 17 Jan 2017 00:06:55 +0000#203928046First time hatching quail??http://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1149047/first-time-hatching-quail "My first time hatching button quail. What are your recommendations.I have them in an AET"threadTue, 17 Jan 2017 00:03:26 +0000Ortiz5954Tue, 17 Jan 2017 00:03:26 +0000#203927996Roosters comb to big to stick his head in 3" pvc to eat. http://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1149046/roosters-comb-to-big-to-stick-his-head-in-3-pvc-to-eat "I made some feeders using a bulk container and 3" pvc.im sure most of you know what I'm..."threadMon, 16 Jan 2017 23:45:39 +0000skinnymanMon, 16 Jan 2017 23:45:39 +0000#203927848Chicken face inflates when she breathes!http://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1149045/chicken-face-inflates-when-she-breathes "I have a young chicken (At least I'm hoping its a hen- I have already been deceived)..."threadMon, 16 Jan 2017 23:38:29 +0000ChickenunsernamMon, 16 Jan 2017 23:38:29 +0000#203927756