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Chicks from Meyer??

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

  1. SamG347

    SamG347 Songster

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    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 In 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 Crowing

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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 Songster

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    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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