2013 Easter Hatch-a-long Contest #6 "Broodies and Their Babies!!!"

Discussion in 'Sponsored Content, Contests, and Giveaways' started by Happy Chooks, Feb 27, 2013.

  1. Happy Chooks

    Happy Chooks Moderator Staff Member

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    Contest #6

    Broodies and their babies!

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    Who doesn’t love seeing a mother hen with her chicks? Show us your best pictures of your Broody Hen and her babies.

    The winner will be chosen by a panel of judges

    The Prize:
    One Dozen “Rarest of the Rare” day old chicks
    donated by Greenfire Farms

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    Possible breeds for the winner: Red Orpingtons, Partridge Barthuners, Double Blue Laced Barnevelders, Bielefelders, New Bloodline Cream Legbars, Blue Partridge Brahmas

    *Breed choice will be made by Greenfire Farms depending on availability

    Rules:
    Open to all BYC members in the Continental U.S.
    Maximum of 2 entries per member
    No fake editing or Captions - Only hens doing what comes naturally
    Must be your picture of your hen and chicks
    Deadline for entry is April 6th at midnight PST



    If you have not joined in the Easter Hatch-a-long, join us here:
    https://www.backyardchickens.com/t/741090/the-4th-annual-byc-easter-hatch-a-long/0_50
     
    Last edited: Feb 28, 2013
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  2. Happy Chooks

    Happy Chooks Moderator Staff Member

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    To clarify, there is no limit on when the picture was taken, it just has to be your picture of your hen with her chicks. It's a bit early in the year to expect people to have broodies for this year. [​IMG]
     
  3. michaelf

    michaelf Chillin' With My Peeps

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  4. chickee

    chickee Chillin' With My Peeps

    First time Broody, Black Laced Red Wyandotte hen with one of her BLRW chicks [​IMG] [​IMG]
     
  5. michaelf

    michaelf Chillin' With My Peeps

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  6. chickee

    chickee Chillin' With My Peeps

    First time broody, bantam splash laced red Wyandotte hen with the 3 LF Easter Egger chicks she hatched [​IMG]


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  7. mama2my4

    mama2my4 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Mama silkie with baby LF Langshan


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  8. mstricer

    mstricer Overrun With Chickens

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    Here's my white EE and her babies. She raised all these babies for over nine months.
     
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    Sahwithchicks Chillin' With My Peeps

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    My mutt mama with a blue copper maran baby she hatched
     
  10. angelobutter

    angelobutter Chillin' With My Peeps

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    hen with "her chick" she had no idea they were ducks- scared her to death when they all went to play in puddles!
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