Discussion in 'Chicken Breeders & Hatcheries' started by LinckHillPoultry, Feb 14, 2008.

  1. LinckHillPoultry

    LinckHillPoultry Songster

    Jan 17, 2008
    Anyone know where I can get some nice looking d 'uccles? I saw welps has a ton of different varieties. Anywhere that you would reccomend?
  2. peeps7

    peeps7 Songster

    Aug 26, 2007
    North Carolina
    What color d'uccles?
  3. I'm buying some mini fleurs and porceleins from meyer this year. I know they are not breeder quality but I saw some last year at the fair and just have to have some.
  4. LinckHillPoultry

    LinckHillPoultry Songster

    Jan 17, 2008
    i started off wanted just mille fleur, now I saw that welps has a HUGE variety of colors of them and I want them all. Lol.
    Is welps a good place to order from?
  5. A coworker orders her meat chickens from them and she thinks they are good quality.
  6. MommaHen

    MommaHen In the Brooder

    Nov 19, 2007
    You might also try: www.xtremegamebirds.com

    I personally have never ordered from them but have always heard good things about them. They used to have pics on their website but last time I checked they had a new format up & there weren't any pics. Good luck! I'm adding Mille Fleurs to my flock this year!
  7. BrahmaMama

    BrahmaMama Songster

    Jan 8, 2008
    South Dakota
    Ideal also has a good variety of D'uccles; I have some Golden Neck and Porcelain on my order for March. This will be my first order with Ideal, and my very first bantams [​IMG]

    I do also have an order in with Welp's, but their Polish and Bantams hatch at a different date, so my Polish couldn't go on the order unless I wanted 25 [​IMG] I decided to try Ideal out, and love the fact that I don't need 25. Plus, I have my Polish, D'uccle's, and ducks coming in the same order [​IMG]
  8. silkieluvr

    silkieluvr Songster

    Sep 20, 2007
    Marin, California
    Just a heads up, I have never heard good things, or had good experiences with d'uccles from Ideal! Every time they all got sick and died, I would personally not order from them again.
  9. P0U1TRYP3RS0N

    P0U1TRYP3RS0N Songster

    Mar 11, 2007
    I got some d'Uccles from Ideal, and they all died. They sent a replacement shipment, and those chicks died, too.
    Oh, LinckHillpoultry- have you tried Privett Hatchery in New Mexico? They have a lot of varieties of d'Uccles too. I've only had the Mille Fleurs, but they were healthy chicks. And their prices are pretty good, too.
    Last edited: Feb 16, 2008
  10. tiki244

    tiki244 Flock Mistress

    Jan 1, 2008
    Isn't there a few people in the BYC sign up page that are selling D'Uccles? Or Eggs? maybe you dont want eggs-lots of people could sell you eggs. I dont think the hatcheries have good D'Uccles

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