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Blue Laced Red Wyandottes A Brief History of Wyandottes Wyandottes as a breed were originally created in the United States around 1870 by H.M. Doubleday and John Ray of New York State, L. Whittaker of Michigan, and Fred Houdlette of Boston,...
About me... I am a stay at home mom of 4 lovely young boys. I live in the pacific Northwest. Born in Seattle and raised in California. I spent my child hood raising and showing hunter jumper horses. I also ride western and have a miniature horse...
We are always UNDER CONSTRUCTION Hi there :ya Our coop projects have been great fun and learning experiences for us. Thanks for the wealth of information on BYC forum. ENJOY First part of renovations: Our home was built in 1841. On our...
The 2008 Rendition of.... Why did the Chicken Cross the Road? (warning... political humor abounds) BARACK OBAMA: The chicken crossed the road because it was time for a CHANGE! The chicken wanted CHANGE! JOHN MCCAIN: My friends, that chicken...
Golden Buffs Golden Buff hybrid layers are great birds! I had trouble finding info about them before I got mine, so thought I would share my experience. I bought 3 seventeen week old Golden Buff pullets from Meyer Hatchery. My ladies are very...
page last updated 11/07/2008 Golden Sebright's History The Sebright is a British breed of bird. A chap called Sir John Sebright developed the bird during the early 1800's and has the distinction of being the only breed of chicken named for an...
Layer's Lodge When my wife agreed to let me have chickens the only rules given to me was to make sure that I kept the odor under control, they were not to have the run of the entire yard, and the coop would have to look nice since it was...
Welcome to Debby10's Roost Here's the latest and greatest stage of construction of my coop: The chicken doors are also the ramps. There is one on each end, which will be convenient if I ever divide the coop. I'm closing in on the completion...
Chris' Lil' Coop Porcelain Rooster Holland Rooster Buff Silkie Rooster Salmon Faverolle Rooster Cochin and Chabo Roosters Bigfoot makes an entrance. Why not? This is Bigfoot's brother reading the morning paper and...
Light Sussex are one of the breeds I'm working with. I'm starting with 2 lines of these. One line came from Bill Braden - Landoftobe in OK. I'm not sure where he originally got his. I ended up with some really nice birds from this hatch....
CHICKEN COLOR GENETICS PAGE Basic Colors Blue/Black/Splash (BBS) Blue x Blue = 50% Blue, 25% Black, 25% Splash Blue x Splash = 50% Blue, 50% Splash Blue x Black = 50% Blue, 50% Black Black x Splash = 100% Blue Black x Black = 100% Black Splash x...
Quite a few BYC members as well as other cochin breeders around the US are making great progress with the development of a new variety of bantam cochin... well, new to the United States. Poultry fanciers of the UK have been enjoying the mille...
Paradise Valley Arizona Chicken Ordinance Are Chickens Allowed in this locationYesMax Chickens Allowed20Roosters AllowedNoPermit RequiredNoCoop RestrictionsYes-80 feet from residenceCity/Organization Contact nameCity of PhoenixAdditional...
Hoop coops are known for being relatively inexpensive and easy to build.
OK, Here is my Auto Fill Kitty Litter Bucket Waterer. First I Bought a plactic water trough fill valve from my local feed store for about $13.00. Then I took out the float and drilled 3 holes. These are to screw it to a spacer block of wood to...
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