Blue Orpington Pullets....14 Weeks Old **Updated Pics Added! 21 Wks

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by speckledhen, Oct 13, 2008.

  1. speckledhen

    speckledhen Intentional Solitude Premium Member

    My newest Suede-ettes, who live with the Delaware trio till they are old enough to go in with Suede and Skye ...the blue cockerel with the long tail is CJ, who is going to his new home tomorrow. Dusty is the one with the darkest head.
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  2. NU CHICKS

    NU CHICKS Chillin' With My Peeps

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    So handsome! I have blue Orp fever, I think a need one. [​IMG]
     
  3. halo

    halo Got The Blues

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    Arent they pretty teenagers. You know when they are full grown they will be just gorgeous. I think thats my favorite shade of blue...not to light and not too dark....just right.
     
  4. Opa

    Opa Opa-wan Chickenobi

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    You should be ashamed of yourself. Posting pictures like that. Just when I thought I had my flock pretty well set you have to post pictures of another bird that I now have to have. Beautiful birds.
     
  5. MissPrissy

    MissPrissy Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

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    They are so pretty! Suede will love them. [​IMG]
     
  6. BamaChicken

    BamaChicken Orpingtons Bama Style

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    Are those pullets? very beautiful birds. Nice and large the way I like them
     
  7. Mrs MIA

    Mrs MIA Chick Magnet

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    Where is CJ going?

    So pretty... now I know what to look for. [​IMG]
     
  8. steffpeck

    steffpeck Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Very Nice!!
     
  9. Tony

    Tony Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Very nice Orps you have there. [​IMG]
     
  10. speckledhen

    speckledhen Intentional Solitude Premium Member

    Yes, Julie, they are pullets(unless they are VERY late blooming boys-please tell me you dont think so, LOL). I sold all their brothers already. One of these girls did look like a cockerel for ages. When she didnt grow a comb and wattles, I was surprised, but pleased. They are hefty girls, I can tell you, with big legs, both of them.

    lockedhearts is coming today to take CJ home to play some genetic roulette with and I get to meet her and Pumpkinpup both!
     

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