EEs, Ameracaunas, and Auracaunas! ~¡¡CLOSED!!~

Discussion in 'Online Poultry Show' started by HorseFeathers, Dec 26, 2008.

  1. HorseFeathers

    HorseFeathers Frazzled

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    EEs, Ameracaunas, and Auracaunas! Who doesn't love the little buggers? Fluffy faces, pretty eggs and, with EEs, surprising colors! Ends February 1st.

    I: Rules
    1) Make sure you post your bird in the appropriate category (IV).
    2) You may not submit your bird in more than one category.
    3) You may post up to five different birds, with three pictures per bird.
    4) Be sure to fill out the entry form (III).
    5) Be certain of the breed! Do not enter an EE as an Auracauna. Please PM me if you have a question about this.
    6) Over all, have fun and keep it clean!

    II: Judging, Prize, and Placing
    Judges wanted! PM me if you would like to help judge. A few people will be judging each category, and all will judge for BOS.
    Judges:
    1. Envirogirl12- overall, Beautiful Bird, and Best Photo
    2. mario49- Chicks and Eggs
    3. brooster- Best Coloration
    4. Chookies Rox- Funniest Fluff-face
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    Prize: One ChickenSketch to the Best of Show Winner.
    Placing: First, Second, and Third placings in each category, and a Best of Show Winner.

    III: Entry form
    (Please copy/paste and fill out! For the age section, if you are showing the chicken at various ages, just say in order, example, 1 day, 4 months, 2 years.)
    Category:
    Breed:
    Gender:
    Name (if known):
    Age (if known):
    Brief fact (optional):

    IV: Categories
    Best Coloration (EEs have the most surprising colors... and then there's blue, lavender...)
    Beautiful Bird (yes, all chickens are beautiful. But one in your flock must be the most stunning of all!)
    Funniest Fluff-face (looks, antics, anything)
    Best Pic (looking for light, color, the bird's pose... a good photo. Should be appealing to look at. May not be photoshopped to add anything in, but may fiddle with colors or whatever.)
    Chicks (that's right! a whole category for just chicks. will be judged especially on cuteness. Chicks are counted as just hatched to 18 weeks.)
    Eggs (Blue eggs! Green! White! Pink! Show!)

    V: Example
    Category: Chicks
    Breed: EE
    Gender: Pullets
    Name (if known): Unknown
    Age (if known): 1 day
    Brief fact (optional): Shared order from MyPetChicken.
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    Last edited: Feb 1, 2009
  2. hcammack

    hcammack Overrun With Chickens

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    Category: Funny Faces
    Breed: Blue Ameraucanas
    Gender: still guessing
    Name (if known): none
    Age (if known): 11 weeks
    Brief fact (optional): These are from Whitmore Farm and Will Marrow!
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  3. hcammack

    hcammack Overrun With Chickens

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    Category:Eggs
    Breed: Wheaten Ameraucana
    Gender: Hens
    Name (if known): none
    Age (if known): 9 months
    Brief fact (optional): these are culls from Peachicks old breeding flock
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  4. HorseFeathers

    HorseFeathers Frazzled

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    Thanks!
     
  5. americana-chick

    americana-chick Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Category: best coloration
    Breed: EE
    Gender: roo
    Name (if known): Freckles
    Age (if known): umm about 9 months old or so..
    Brief fact (optional):
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    category: best coloration
    breed: EE
    gender: hen
    name: Cluckers
    age: about 9 months too
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  6. hcammack

    hcammack Overrun With Chickens

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    Category:Beautiful bird
    Breed:Wheaten Ameraucana
    Gender:Hen
    Name (if known):
    Age (if known): 9 months
    Brief fact (optional): she attacked a hawk once!
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    Category:Beautiful bird
    Breed:Wheaten Ameraucana
    Gender:Hen
    Name (if known): Butterscotch
    Age (if known): 9 months
    Brief fact (optional): she is so ugly right now because she is in a molt
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    Here they are together
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  7. hcammack

    hcammack Overrun With Chickens

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    Category:Coloration
    Breed:EE
    Gender:Hen
    Name (if known):
    Age (if known): 1 year
    Brief fact (optional): she was taken by a hawk a few weeks ago [​IMG]
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  8. Smartie_Pants

    Smartie_Pants Chillin' With My Peeps

    Oct 5, 2008
    Madisonville, KY
    Category: Best Coloration
    Breed: EE
    Gender: roo/male
    Name (if known): Roadrunner
    Age: Unknown, but less than 1 year.


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  9. Shaffer

    Shaffer Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Category: Best Picture
    Breed: EE crested type
    Gender: Male and Female
    Name: #28 & #?
    Age: 9 months
    Brief fact: Male is Lavender w/one barred gene, female is Lavender.
    I bred these birds.

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  10. speckledhen

    speckledhen Intentional Solitude Premium Member

    Category: Beautiful Bird
    Breed: Ameraucana, Splash Color
    Gender: Pullet
    Name (if known): Snow
    Age (if known): 35 Weeks Old
    Brief fact (optional): Comes from Cree Farms lines

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    Last edited: Dec 27, 2008

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