Adopting from the humane society!

Discussion in 'Managing Your Flock' started by Kme21, Nov 13, 2018.

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  1. Kme21

    Kme21 In the Brooder

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    A humane society just posted these two and is looking for a home for them. We have the room so I'm planning to adopt them. Can anyone help identify what breed they are? I only have Rhode island reds and silkies.
     

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  2. RoostersAreAwesome

    RoostersAreAwesome Free Ranging

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    Gamefowl rooster and hen
     
  3. NoFlyBackFarm

    NoFlyBackFarm Crowing

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    No idea
     
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  4. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician

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    This.
     
  5. LittleCheepers

    LittleCheepers Songster

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    Sorry I can’t help with what breeds they are, but they look so sweet! And almost like they are posing for the picture. I hope they fit right in with your other chickens.
     
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  6. AnimalGeek23

    AnimalGeek23 Crowing

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    They are so cute!
    I’m not a total breed expert, I don’t know what those two are. Good luck!!
     
  7. meetthebubus

    meetthebubus Crowing

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    That's cool I didn't know they did that for chickens! Guess with chickens becoming a fad for some you are bound to have that happen now
     
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  8. centrarchid

    centrarchid Free Ranging

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    Are any of your current birds male? How will you be housing them? Very important info as if resources not correct, you taking them not good.
     
  9. Fishkeeper

    Fishkeeper Songster

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    Also, QUARANTINE. Look into how to do a proper quarantine, and do it. You have no idea what they could bring into your flock, and it would be heartbreaking to lose all your existing birds if these are carrying something nasty with them.
     
  10. Kme21

    Kme21 In the Brooder

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    I have one rooster that is almost 6m old.
     
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