BBS Orpingtons

Discussion in 'Chicken Breeders & Hatcheries' started by ArabiansR2Cool, Jan 30, 2009.

  1. ArabiansR2Cool

    ArabiansR2Cool Chillin' With My Peeps

    What places sell the BBS Orpington chicks? How are the quality?

    Thanks in advance!
     
  2. shortcake1806

    shortcake1806 Sassy McSassington

    Sep 11, 2007
    Sandhill is the only hatchery I'm aware of. I haven't ordered from them so I can't speak to the quality.
     
  3. Buster

    Buster Back to Work

    Sandhill is supposed to have some good ones. I have talked to a couple of people on here who have stock from there and they turned out nice.
     
  4. speckledhen

    speckledhen Intentional Solitude Premium Member

    Catalpa Grove Farms and Sandhill are the only ones in the U.S., that is, of any size. They are fairly expensive and there is a minimum. Plus, they may be sold out for spring already; you'd have to check.,
     
  5. stormylady

    stormylady Chillin' With My Peeps

    Dec 27, 2008
    Illinois
    what does BBS stand for? thanks just learning all the chicken terms.
     
  6. Katy

    Katy Flock Mistress

    blue, black and splash.
     
  7. blueoval1

    blueoval1 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Superior farms has them and i heard their stock was good.
     
  8. joegoatman

    joegoatman New Egg

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    Anyone got the addresses of these 2 hatcheries that have Orps.?
     
  9. speckledhen

    speckledhen Intentional Solitude Premium Member

    Oops, forgot Superior Farms. I'd probably have extra BBS Orp chicks the first of March, but I dont ship chicks.
     

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