Ceylon Junglefowl

Discussion in 'Ornamental Fowl (Swans, etc.)' started by spectrumranch, Oct 22, 2009.

  1. spectrumranch

    spectrumranch Chillin' With My Peeps



  2. chseeads

    chseeads Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 28, 2009
    Bloomington, Indiana
    Them is some funky chickens. [​IMG][​IMG]
  3. Preservation Acres

    Preservation Acres Chillin' With My Peeps

    Dec 31, 2008
    Murfreesboro, TN
    I Love That Comb!!!!!
  4. Albanydog

    Albanydog Chillin' With My Peeps

    Nov 22, 2009
    Central Oregon Coast
    Saipan Jungle Fowl. He is beautiful and ugly at the same time. Not an aggressive suiter, actually rather of a fraidy cat. At night he literally sticks his head under our Dark Brahm hens to sleep. Odd.

  5. spectrumranch

    spectrumranch Chillin' With My Peeps

    Quote:Yes the Ceylon have cool combs. During breeding season the comb gets larger and gets the bright yellow center.

    NGT ANGL Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 2, 2009
    Locust Grove, VA
    Wow - You have some really cool looking birds!
  7. SillyChicken

    SillyChicken Overrun With Chickens

    Jan 12, 2010
    pondering a thought... could it be he hides his head because of the bright feathers, a safety mechanism so he's harder to spot at night?
  8. Barred Rocks forever

    Barred Rocks forever Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aug 9, 2009
    they look cool can they handle the cold well
  9. spectrumranch

    spectrumranch Chillin' With My Peeps

    Quote:No we move them into a heated building when the temps get down to freezing.
  10. wclawrence

    wclawrence Chillin' With My Peeps

    Those are some super sharp looking birds. Nice. Have you been successful raising young? Good luck, it looks like you have strong birds.

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