BackYard Chickens - BYC Forum - Recent Changeshttp://www.backyardchickens.com/livefeed.rssTrack the most recent changes to the backyard chickens community with this feedenHuddler 0.1Wed, 29 Mar 2017 05:34:17 +0000Was this egg fertile?http://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1161817/was-this-egg-fertile "I got two dozen eggs for hatching from a guy off craigslist and day 6 none of them have..."threadWed, 29 Mar 2017 05:26:44 +0000FloofWed, 29 Mar 2017 05:26:44 +0000#204640669Should I just keep the heat lamp off?http://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1161816/should-i-just-keep-the-heat-lamp-off "I have 7 1 1/2-2 week old chicks and 1 week old chick. They never use the heat lamp...."threadWed, 29 Mar 2017 05:19:10 +0000SowateeWed, 29 Mar 2017 05:19:10 +0000#204640629What plants are you growing?http://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1161815/what-plants-are-you-growing "What plants / veggies / herbs / etc are you growing in and around your run and..."threadWed, 29 Mar 2017 05:18:39 +0000MarigoldHenWed, 29 Mar 2017 05:18:39 +0000#204640626Can you tell if an EE chick will grow a beard / muffs?http://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1161814/can-you-tell-if-an-ee-chick-will-grow-a-beard-muffs "As part of my incoming flock, I would like a green/blue egg-layer, so I'm thinking..."threadWed, 29 Mar 2017 05:16:09 +0000VeggieGoneEggieWed, 29 Mar 2017 05:16:09 +0000#204640615Sexing and breeds? http://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1161813/sexing-and-breeds "Hi everyone. I tried to get some pictures of the 15 I have but they didn't turn out the..."threadWed, 29 Mar 2017 05:12:28 +0000OhmyheartWed, 29 Mar 2017 05:12:28 +0000#2046406005 week old bantam chickshttp://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1161812/5-week-old-bantam-chicks "Please help me with breeds and if possible if I have roos or hens. Chick #1 Chick..."threadWed, 29 Mar 2017 05:09:34 +0000RevaT1987Wed, 29 Mar 2017 05:09:34 +0000#204640567Seabright?http://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1161811/seabright "I know this is a Seabright Ended up with 5 of them all are almost identical. But I..."threadWed, 29 Mar 2017 05:05:21 +0000yoopergirl1211Wed, 29 Mar 2017 05:05:21 +0000#204640533Chick trying to go under each otherhttp://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1161810/chick-trying-to-go-under-each-other "Hello everyone! I'm a newbie chicken owner and currently have 2 chicks (Buff Orpington..."threadWed, 29 Mar 2017 04:58:59 +0000debnlaWed, 29 Mar 2017 04:58:59 +0000#204640471Need a camera to capture the hatching of chickshttp://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1161809/need-a-camera-to-capture-the-hatching-of-chicks "Does anyone have any recommendations for small, low priced cameras that I can set up in..."threadWed, 29 Mar 2017 04:52:56 +0000AmazingRachelWed, 29 Mar 2017 04:52:56 +0000#204640413Coop chair?http://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1161808/coop-chair "Does anyone have a dedicated chair (for themselves) to sit in inside the run and..."threadWed, 29 Mar 2017 04:47:42 +0000AmandaKyleWed, 29 Mar 2017 04:47:42 +0000#204640378Is there a chance that a Fairy egg could hatch????http://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1161807/is-there-a-chance-that-a-fairy-egg-could-hatch "hello, i found a fairy egg on the floor in the coop. I was wondering if it could hatch..."threadWed, 29 Mar 2017 04:32:28 +0000ChickoosterWed, 29 Mar 2017 04:32:28 +0000#204640297Croad Langshan?http://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1161806/croad-langshan "MPC has Croad Langshan hatching eggs available, but they seem sketchy on what color..."threadWed, 29 Mar 2017 04:28:24 +0000AmandaKyleWed, 29 Mar 2017 04:28:24 +0000#204640264Thoughts on my chicks?http://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1161805/thoughts-on-my-chicks "Hi everyone!   I purchased 15 chicks a couple weeks ago and was told I purchased the..."threadWed, 29 Mar 2017 04:10:52 +0000ELindsay12Wed, 29 Mar 2017 04:10:52 +0000#204640156Tips/Advice on Coop for 15-17 Chickenshttp://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1161804/tips-advice-on-coop-for-15-17-chickens "Hello!   My husband and I will be converting a 12'x8' shed into a chicken coop. We..."threadWed, 29 Mar 2017 03:50:20 +0000ELindsay12Wed, 29 Mar 2017 03:50:20 +0000#204639977What are they?http://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1161803/what-are-they "Been collecting these guys and have no idea what kind they are. Except I think three..."threadWed, 29 Mar 2017 03:45:43 +0000NielisseWed, 29 Mar 2017 03:45:43 +0000#204639946Chicks gender?http://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1161802/chicks-gender "Can you tell if these are male or females? They are about 3 to 4 weeks old. Is it too..."threadWed, 29 Mar 2017 03:44:42 +0000bcjlemaireWed, 29 Mar 2017 03:44:42 +0000#204639931Can Ducklings Go Outside In 40° F Weather?http://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1161801/can-ducklings-go-outside-in-40-f-weather "My ducklings was hatched from Metzer Farms on March 6th. I wanted to know if I could..."threadWed, 29 Mar 2017 03:32:16 +0000NylaWed, 29 Mar 2017 03:32:16 +0000#204639750Can you look at this duck again?http://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1161800/can-you-look-at-this-duck-again "Hi friends! This is a 6 week old Khaki Campbell. At least the farmer that sold it to me..."threadWed, 29 Mar 2017 03:29:42 +0000GhogKillaWed, 29 Mar 2017 03:29:42 +0000#204639691 A question about twinshttp://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1161798/a-question-about-twins "Hi I was wondering if I have an egg with twins? They are at 12 days and I can't tell..."threadWed, 29 Mar 2017 03:19:36 +0000GabrielWWed, 29 Mar 2017 03:19:36 +0000#204639578Easter Eggers with black skin?http://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1161797/easter-eggers-with-black-skin "I saw someone mention on another thread that some EE have 'dark pigmentation', can this..."threadWed, 29 Mar 2017 03:01:42 +0000katefollotWed, 29 Mar 2017 03:01:42 +0000#204639382Rabbit with neck growthhttp://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1161796/rabbit-with-neck-growth "One of my does recently developed a growth on her neck. Right under her chin. Its a..."threadWed, 29 Mar 2017 02:52:00 +0000Chic RustlerWed, 29 Mar 2017 02:52:00 +0000#204639283Incubator failed!! Help!http://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1161795/incubator-failed-help "Hey guys! I have one of those old brower metal 50 egg still air incubators and it was..."threadWed, 29 Mar 2017 02:47:53 +0000CowgirlmeloWed, 29 Mar 2017 02:47:53 +0000#204639236giving away 5 week old white leghorn rooster FREE!http://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1161794/giving-away-5-week-old-white-leghorn-rooster-free "i cant have him because i'm just want non fertilized eggs.. i'm in ashland city tn and..."threadWed, 29 Mar 2017 02:39:17 +0000alli4817Wed, 29 Mar 2017 02:39:17 +0000#204639144Rooster behaviourhttp://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1161793/rooster-behaviour "Got a young roo some months ago and he is quite easy to handle. He seems to treat his..."threadWed, 29 Mar 2017 02:38:55 +0000TazGalWed, 29 Mar 2017 02:38:55 +0000#204639137Breed guess on "Americauna" chicks?http://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1161792/breed-guess-on-americauna-chicks "I got these two out of the Americauna bin at Tractor Supply a couple days ago, along..."threadWed, 29 Mar 2017 02:38:11 +0000ChandsWed, 29 Mar 2017 02:38:11 +0000#204639117OMG the noisest troosterhttp://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1161791/omg-the-noisest-trooster "Hello Everyone one,   I have a rooster that crows five hours straight! OMG I am not..."threadWed, 29 Mar 2017 02:24:03 +0000Keltic FitzWed, 29 Mar 2017 02:24:03 +0000#204638910What kind of Goat is this?http://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1161790/what-kind-of-goat-is-this "I got this goat at an auction and tried to contact the seller but wasn't able to get..."threadWed, 29 Mar 2017 02:20:28 +0000hunt2427Wed, 29 Mar 2017 02:20:28 +0000#204638878Barred rock threadhttp://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1161789/barred-rock-thread "Please post images of your barred rocks her. They are one of my favourite breed. "threadWed, 29 Mar 2017 02:17:54 +0000homestead 101Wed, 29 Mar 2017 02:17:54 +0000#204638840Easter time is coming! Contest #3 cutiest fowl contesthttp://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1161788/easter-time-is-coming-contest-3-cutiest-fowl-contest "Happyiness is raising chickens!"threadWed, 29 Mar 2017 02:15:17 +0000Mmingles1Wed, 29 Mar 2017 02:15:17 +0000#204638780anxioushttp://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1161787/anxious "I need some advise I have 5 eggs left in incubator I have had 7 hatch 2 needed help n I..."threadWed, 29 Mar 2017 02:07:20 +0000kassie101jimWed, 29 Mar 2017 02:07:20 +0000#204638673Gold laced wyandotte roosterhttp://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1161786/gold-laced-wyandotte-rooster "Can someone let me know how this roo looks as far as a wyandotte should "threadWed, 29 Mar 2017 02:06:37 +0000ppimfWed, 29 Mar 2017 02:06:37 +0000#204638666Putting New-to-Me Yearling Hens with Young Oneshttp://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1161784/putting-new-to-me-yearling-hens-with-young-ones "I planned on picking up a dozen or some mixed layer hatchlings, Bardrocks, Buff Orgs,..."threadWed, 29 Mar 2017 02:04:29 +0000Shannon89815Wed, 29 Mar 2017 02:04:29 +0000#204638637Baby quail questions!!http://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1161783/baby-quail-questions "I only had one baby quail, and it hatched this morning. I don't know how to get him to..."threadWed, 29 Mar 2017 02:02:56 +0000briellebowser98Wed, 29 Mar 2017 02:02:56 +0000#204638617Hen is standing still with eyes closed not eatinghttp://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1161782/hen-is-standing-still-with-eyes-closed-not-eating "My girl red is usually very inquisitive especially when I enter her space. She usually..."threadWed, 29 Mar 2017 01:54:08 +0000lojo694Wed, 29 Mar 2017 01:54:08 +0000#204638498Bantams Identification - what do I have?http://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1161781/bantams-identification-what-do-i-have "All 6 of our chicks are 5 weeks old and we have been trying to figure out what and who..."threadWed, 29 Mar 2017 01:52:38 +0000GoluskaFarmWed, 29 Mar 2017 01:52:38 +0000#204638479What breed and sex is my bantamhttp://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1161780/what-breed-and-sex-is-my-bantam "Can any tell me what this little one is? [IMG]"threadWed, 29 Mar 2017 01:50:43 +0000Seed10Wed, 29 Mar 2017 01:50:43 +0000#204638449Aggressive Amercauna http://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1161779/aggressive-amercauna "I was gifted three chickens for my birthday. One struggled to fit in, as he was pushed..."threadWed, 29 Mar 2017 01:50:10 +0000MadieWestbrookWed, 29 Mar 2017 01:50:10 +0000#204638435New memberhttp://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1161778/new-member "Hi everyone, New member with six chicks and a turkey pullet! My husband and I have..."threadWed, 29 Mar 2017 01:29:49 +0000JiveTofuWed, 29 Mar 2017 01:29:49 +0000#204638156laying or not?http://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1161777/laying-or-not "I know my chickens started squatting when they started laying, however my question is..."threadWed, 29 Mar 2017 01:29:27 +0000supercow69Wed, 29 Mar 2017 01:29:27 +0000#204638153Fence advice needed! http://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1161776/fence-advice-needed "Hi! I am ready to let my girls free range more - they have a big meadow bordering a..."threadWed, 29 Mar 2017 01:23:18 +0000StephineWed, 29 Mar 2017 01:23:18 +0000#204638094chickens: above and beyondhttp://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1161775/chickens-above-and-beyond "Oh no, we went overboard,... maybe. My wife and kids went to a 'swap' last year and..."threadWed, 29 Mar 2017 01:13:17 +0000ninjafeathersWed, 29 Mar 2017 01:13:17 +0000#204637969Hello from Illinois!http://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1161774/hello-from-illinois "My husband and I have had a small mixed flock of about 20 for 2 years now and have..."threadWed, 29 Mar 2017 01:12:03 +0000beaskneesWed, 29 Mar 2017 01:12:03 +0000#204637944Duckling is sick....http://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1161773/duckling-is-sick "We have ducklings. I have been VERY careful with not having them in deep water. The one..."threadWed, 29 Mar 2017 01:10:25 +0000amalthea222Wed, 29 Mar 2017 01:10:25 +0000#204637916New Layer and Soft-Shelled Eggshttp://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1161772/new-layer-and-soft-shelled-eggs "I've read a few different times on here that it's not uncommon for new layers to lay..."threadWed, 29 Mar 2017 01:08:31 +0000AUChickenGalWed, 29 Mar 2017 01:08:31 +0000#204637897Multiple duckshttp://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1161771/multiple-ducks "I had three sets of ducks.  A pair of Mallards, a pair of Black Swedish, and a pair of..."threadWed, 29 Mar 2017 01:06:50 +0000kowensvaWed, 29 Mar 2017 01:06:50 +0000#204637878Why is Buff Orpingtons egg rubbery with no shell?http://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1161770/why-is-buff-orpingtons-egg-rubbery-with-no-shell "This is 2nd year with my flock.  All of my other hens are laying good eggs, except for..."threadWed, 29 Mar 2017 01:04:44 +0000chicklets81Wed, 29 Mar 2017 01:04:44 +0000#204637859Modifying TSC Coop - Nest box size?http://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1161769/modifying-tsc-coop-nest-box-size "I bought one of the coops from TSC that will be too small for my 6 Australorp girls. Oh..."threadWed, 29 Mar 2017 00:48:42 +0000tjcibWed, 29 Mar 2017 00:48:42 +0000#2046376364 week old chick won't open eyes now!! HELP!http://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1161768/4-week-old-chick-wont-open-eyes-now-help "I have a 4 week old cochin chick with 18 other various chicks in a large brooder. I saw..."threadWed, 29 Mar 2017 00:43:05 +0000HenchantedWed, 29 Mar 2017 00:43:05 +0000#204637577Bantam Rumpless Araucana chicks or adults -- INDIANAhttp://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1161767/bantam-rumpless-araucana-chicks-or-adults-indiana "ISO BR Araucanas to add to my one old and wonderful hen. If you have any available or..."threadWed, 29 Mar 2017 00:39:08 +0000gracieracerWed, 29 Mar 2017 00:39:08 +0000#204637531Anyone know what breeds these are?http://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1161764/anyone-know-what-breeds-these-are " I'll add more when I get around to taking pictures "threadWed, 29 Mar 2017 00:39:06 +0000BrownEggsSouthWed, 29 Mar 2017 00:39:06 +0000#204637530