A page out of my brag book!! (PICS!!)

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by equus2, Jul 6, 2008.

  1. equus2

    equus2 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Pics of my 6-8 week old chicks - they've grown up overnight!!!!
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    A couple of Appenzeller Spitzhauben youngsters -
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    4 of 8 Mottled Java's - I LOOOOVE these guys....
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    Uh-oh!! Did Daddy Dachshund get into the Chicken Coop??!!

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    Last edited: Jul 6, 2008
  2. ChickyPooh

    ChickyPooh Chillin' With My Peeps

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    awww!!! very loverly!
     
  3. coltsrox

    coltsrox Chillin' With My Peeps

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    so cute!!!! i kknow how you feel about bragging,lol. i could talk about my abbies forever!
     
  4. pattee

    pattee Chillin' With My Peeps

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    VERY Beautiful Chicks!
    They have beautiful coloring....

    Do you breed them and sell them?

    Those puppies sure did come a hen house! [​IMG]
     
  5. equus2

    equus2 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Thanks! Three years ago, I'd of LOL'd if you told me I'd be into chickens! What happened? [​IMG]

    I may show at our state poultry show next year, still am learning though, and working on facilities, so I can concentrate on these three breeds.
     
  6. Davaroo

    Davaroo Poultry Crank

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    What happened to the first three? They look like they exploded! Or were left too long under the hairdryer.
    The first thing I thought was, "80's hair band," kinda like Dee Snyder.
     
  7. equus2

    equus2 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Well, that reminds me......hey silkie folks - some of these just cannot see out. I've taken every precaution to prevent overhead predators, but should I be trimming them, so they can see? (They can see, but it can't be easy!) I've not had such heavy fluff at such a young age!

    I swear, there are a couple that have to be placed in front of the feeder, won't step over the doorstoop, etc, and I attribute that to their mane "blindness."
     
  8. Chirpy

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    What beautiful chicks ... I love your Silkies. However, looking at yours does put perspective on how "un show-quality" mine are. BUT... I love mine anyways, even if their fluff is still trying to figure out that they are Silkies and not pigeons or something.
     

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