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Australorp Contest! CLOSED

Discussion in 'Online Poultry Show' started by HorseFeathers, Mar 14, 2009.

  1. HorseFeathers

    HorseFeathers Frazzled

    Apr 2, 2008
    Southern Maine
    Hello, fellow Australorp owners and lovers! Come show off your birds, and perchance win the prize!

    Rules
    1. Fill out entry form below. (If there is not an entry form to go along with your submission it cannot be counted.)
    2. Please post no more than 3 entries, each of a different bird. Maximum of two photos per bird.
    3. I am allowing hatchery stock birds in the contest, but please, no mutts.
    4. Most importantly, have fun and please be courteous to all other members. Happy posting!

    Entry Form
    Name:
    Gender:
    Hatchery Bird or Purebred?:
    Category:
    Color:
    Quick Story/Fact (optional):

    Judging
    There will be placings 1-3 for Hatchery Hens, Hatchery Roosters, Pure Hens, Pure Roosters, and Chicks. (These are the categories.) There will also be a Best Of Show who will receive our prize.

    Judges
    1. HorseFeathers
    2. Zahboo
    3. Chookies Rox
    4. meandthechickens
    5. Rio_Lindo

    Prize
    One ChickenSketch to Best of Show.



    Example:
    Name: Olympia
    Gender: Hen
    Hatchery Bird or Purebred?: Hatchery
    Category: Hatchery hen
    Color: Black
    Quick Story/Fact (optional): Olympia is Lead Hen and very sweet. We love her big brown eyes!
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    Last edited: May 2, 2009
  2. Zahboo

    Zahboo Simply Stated

    Feb 3, 2009
    Hope Mills, NC
    May I be a judge even if I don't know the standard? LOL... [​IMG]
     
  3. Foxhound lady

    Foxhound lady Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Jul 9, 2008
    TX baby!
    Name: Alice
    Gender: Pullet
    Hatchery or Purebred: Hatchery (Ideal)
    Color: Black
    Fun Fact. Laid her 1st egg on Thanksgiving Day

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    heres another shot

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    Last edited: Mar 14, 2009
  4. allaboutdemchicks

    allaboutdemchicks Chapel Farms

    Sep 13, 2008
    Jemison, AL
    Entry Form

    Name: Mario
    Gender: Cockeral
    Hatchery Bird or Purebred?: As hatchery as they come, from Randel Burkey.
    Color: Black
    Quick Story/Fact (optional): Mario is my big baby, but at seven months old likes to play the role of big, bad, eight lbs. of romping, stomping romance with ALL the girls. Even the ones that belong to the other boys! [​IMG]
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  5. Delta2 23

    Delta2 23 Flock Master

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    Sep 4, 2008
    May I judge too?
     
  6. Honeysuckle

    Honeysuckle Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Feb 26, 2009
    Burnin' up in KY
    I wanna judge also.
     
  7. HorseFeathers

    HorseFeathers Frazzled

    Apr 2, 2008
    Southern Maine
    Quote:Yes, you all may be judges, but I ask that you google and take a look at some show quality birds.
     
  8. cyrixlord

    cyrixlord Chillin' With My Peeps

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    May 25, 2008
    Monroe, wa
    Name: Noisy one
    Gender: 11 months old pullet
    Hatchery Bird or Purebred?: Local feed store (hatchery)
    Color: Black
    Quick Story/Fact (optional): She wakes us up every morning because she can't find her sister, who is in the coop laying her egg. The Noisy one lays her eggs at 3:30pm.

    Standard profile pose (the "I <heart> U" pose)
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    Here she is every morning on top of her ladder looking into the dining room window wondering when I'm coming out to feed her.
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    aw I had another photo but I saw the 2 photo limit so I removed it. You'll just have to see it in my BYC page then! [​IMG]

    enjoy!
     
    Last edited: Mar 15, 2009
  9. Chickndaddy

    Chickndaddy Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 26, 2007
    East Texas
    Name: Alfalfa
    Gender: Male
    Hatchery Bird or Purebred?: I *think* he was from a breeder, but some of the hens were hatchery stock
    Color: Black
    Quick Story/Fact (optional):Awesome rooster. Very calm and good with the hens.

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  10. RioLindoAz

    RioLindoAz Sleeping

    Jul 8, 2007
    Yuma, Arizona
    Beautiful birds, guys!


    Makes me want to buy a couple my self!




    ~Rio
     

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