Big thank you to everyone who encouraged me to get Buff Orps!

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by michellerene, May 16, 2007.

  1. michellerene

    michellerene Songster

    Apr 23, 2007
    Graham, WA
    My two little girls are the sweetest, funniest birds! They ran right up to me & today started jumping up on me & playing with my hair & the buttons on my sweater as I sat in the run with a cup of tea. They are just so sweet & friendly. [​IMG] The next friendliest are my Black Austrolorps... the Barred Rocks are really standoffish & keep to themselves.

    Anyway, thanks! I couldn't be happier with my yellow girls!
    Last edited: May 16, 2007
  2. MissPrissy

    MissPrissy Crowing

    May 7, 2007
    Forks, Virginia
    Buff Orpingtons are my favorites.
  3. justusnak

    justusnak Flock Mistress

    Feb 28, 2007
    South Eastern Indiana
    I have 17 buffs....when I go into the pen, I get mobbed!! I LOVE IT! Altho, at 10 weeks old.....thats a lot of chickens on a 5 ft tall woman! LOL Hubby said I "blend in" LOL They are MUCH sweeter than my RIR or Comets.
  4. Country Gal

    Country Gal Songster

    Feb 2, 2007
    Capac, MI
    Love my buffs too! I have 9 of them... too bad the other chicks aren't too fond of them! They currently all have purple butts... they all got pecked yesterday while I was at work, so they all got a good dose of Blue Lotion.

    I walked into the brooding area today for a visit and one of them just hopped up on my shoe and hung out for a while!
  5. I have 3 buffs, they are only 1 week old and when i kneel in my brooder they climb into my hands and arms. My next friendly are the delawares, such cuties then my red stars.

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