Chicks from Meyer??

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by SamG347, Dec 28, 2008.

  1. SamG347

    SamG347 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 4, 2007
    PA
    Anyone have any pics of chicks and grown birds from Meyer? Preferablly...Buff Orps....White Leghorns...and Barred Rocks.
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  2. dirtfishing1

    dirtfishing1 Out Of The Brooder

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    Can't help with pictures, but I had gotten 12 each White Leghorns and RIR from them last August 5th and they are now just starting to lay. I am very pleased with the RIR. The Leghorns where a bit smaller than I expected but that may be the breed. I had lost one on day 2 and one just 2 weeks ago. All of the RIR made it fine.But all in all I am very happy with Meyer service. I will order from them this summer, But I will be getting some EE's.

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  3. hcammack

    hcammack Overrun With Chickens

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    I don't have any of those breeds but I do have pictures of EE's , Faverolles and Marans from Meyer they are wonderful birds! If you want any pictures I will post them but not unless you want to see them. just remembered you PMed me I will post my pictures then.
    Here are the cuckoo marans girls
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    These are the eggs from Faverolles (pink) EEs (blue) and Marans (brick red and speckled)
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    Here are the Salmon Faverolles lost one of them to a dog attack and I want at least a few more hens! they are so calm and nice!
    me with a fav and a marans chick
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    My EE hen I lost her to a hawk a month ago [​IMG]
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    Hope this helps you make your decision I may order from them again not sure though might just try and hatch a few Salmon Faverolles.
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    Last edited: Dec 28, 2008
  4. HennyPennies2007

    HennyPennies2007 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 26, 2008
    I Love my buff orps and barred rocks from Myer... they lay lots of big eggs...I plan on ordering more in the spring... I ordered 28...got 29 and only lost one (my fault)...

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