Basque Questions

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by jreese, Sep 18, 2014.

  1. jreese

    jreese New Egg

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    I have a chance to "acquire" a flock of 5 Basque hens and 1 Basque rooster. The owner said they are about 1 year old and are starting to molt. I have an interest in hatching some of these since they are a rare breed around these parts. I do have a couple of questions......

    1. Does anyone have any info on this breed?

    2. Looking at the below pic, is this a certain line of Basque?

    3. How long could I expect them to moly?

    Any help would be greatly appreciated!
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  2. N F C

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    jreese New Egg

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    Thanks so much! This will help!
     
  5. LindaB220

    LindaB220 Overrun With Chickens

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    Okay......Follow up please. [​IMG] Did you buy them? I have a dozen eggs coming next month and am totally pumped about it. They are terrific chickens. Kind of like a Buff colored Delaware someone mentioned. Did you search for Basques on the top for the thread?
     

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