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Back from the show final tally and pictures!!

Discussion in 'Pictures & Stories of My Chickens' started by L&Schickens, Dec 13, 2008.

  1. L&Schickens

    L&Schickens Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jun 9, 2008
    Washington State
    We went to a poultry show this weekend and Loren did a showmanship class with his old Serama rooster, Baby Sarge. There was 4 kids in his class and all were older then him. One of them was much older, I think around 13. Well, Loren took first place and champion in the class. He had the most knowledge of chickens and his rooster was the best behaved. Baby Sarge was soooo good!! It might have been due to the fact Loren shared a hash brown from McDonalds with him just before the class.

    As for the other birds in the show, one got best variety, and another, a Welsummer rooster got champion as well as best condition and best trio. There are more winnings he got but I can’t remember them right now. I had 2 pullets shown with him. I am unsure of all the things they won as of yet, but it is a lot. I have a list of people wanting hatchable eggs from me now out of my winning birds. [​IMG]

    The judging was not done when we left to come home for a break, so I don’t know how the rest of the birds we took did yet, but I will find out later. I will let you know how they did.

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    And the other birds:
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    Best Variety Barred Rock Bantam, Marty
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    My Pre show birds
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    The Jaerhons had not been judged yet when we left, so I don't know how they did. I will let you know though!
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    I have more pictures but will post them later. I have to get ready for Banquet!![​IMG]
     
    Last edited: Dec 14, 2008
  2. andehens

    andehens Chillin' With My Peeps

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    How fun is all that!!!!! Your Loren is just the cutest thing! Congratulations!
     
  3. SterlingAcres

    SterlingAcres Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 17, 2008
    Poconos, PA
    Congrats! I hope the rest do well!! [​IMG]
     
  4. WriterofWords

    WriterofWords Has Fainting Chickens

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    Handsome kid and handsome roo! Congratulations and well done.
     
  5. Mahonri

    Mahonri Urban Desert Chicken Enthusiast Premium Member

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    WOW!

    Good job... and your son is adorable.
     
  6. playswithfowl

    playswithfowl One Earth!

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    WOW [​IMG] Your birds look great. Looks like Loren had lots of fun too!
     
  7. speckledhen

    speckledhen Intentional Solitude Premium Member

    Precious kiddo you have there! Nice roosters, too.
     
  8. L&Schickens

    L&Schickens Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jun 9, 2008
    Washington State
    Well, there was over 700 birds at this show. [​IMG]
    Loren won $40 in prize money for Champion Showmanship (Novice) (And his first time ever!!), Best Continental (Wellsummer hen), Best Large Fowl (Welsummer hen) Best Trio (Youth) Welsummer trio) The Norwegian Jaerhons got Best Veriety(Don't know what that means) and pullet veriety (Non-Standard) and the little bantam barred rock roo got best veriety also.
    All in all it was GREAT!! A very nice lady who got best Call Duck is going to give loren a pair of her ducks and we just had a great time and met a lot of cool people.
    We can't wait for the next show!!!![​IMG]

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    Last edited: Dec 15, 2008
  9. bantamfan

    bantamfan Out Of The Brooder

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    Shoot, I'd behave to if you shared your hash browns with me, ha ha,Really, I would. condratulations, great young man, and an absolutely beautiful rooster.
     
  10. wilds of pa

    wilds of pa Chillin' With My Peeps

    congratulations to you and your young son, sounds like it was tons of fun..ya gotta Love that ear to ear smile...

    chickens are so much fun and keep up the great work [​IMG]

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    Last edited: Dec 14, 2008

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