Everyone thinks Turkens are so funny looking...

Discussion in 'Managing Your Flock' started by silkiebeginer, Aug 11, 2007.

  1. silkiebeginer

    silkiebeginer Chillin' With My Peeps

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    But that is my 6 year old sons favorite chickens. He has one right now that just started crowing recently,. He can get it to play dead,lol. It rides in my daughters play shopping cart, in a basket on the bicycle and he can lay it on a blanket and cover it up and it will close its eyes and act like its asleep. He even painted its toenails. Yeah, i know poor roo with pink nails,lol. But they are sweet and easy to work with. Everyone thinks he is just the ugliest thing ever. But he is so ugly he is cute.

    Jennifer
     
  2. Hi, I'm partial to Naked Necks myself.
    Sounds like you have a special one!

    Where are the pics?

    Lisa
     
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  3. devora

    devora Chillin' With My Peeps

    C'mon Jeniffer, I'll start w/ pix.
    Oh man we love our Turken! ZsaZsa makes our day!

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  4. thndrdancr

    thndrdancr Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Jennifer! Dang!

    Get that chicken on David Letterman? He'll be famous!
     
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  5. silkiebeginer

    silkiebeginer Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I will try to get a pic on here later to day. May even be able to upload a video to a link. I'll let ya'll know.

    My son would love to show off his baby.

    Jennifer
     
  6. tiffanyh

    tiffanyh Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 8, 2007
    Connecticut
    We have recently gotten a naked neck and she is the nicest bird! Very personable! We love her.
     
  7. mdbucks

    mdbucks Cooped Up

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    I thought I was on the wrong thread "HELP MY BIRD HAS LOST ALL ITS NECK FEATHERS"
     
  8. theOEGBman

    theOEGBman Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I LOVE Naked Necks! I have 10 Standard Pullets and 11 Bantams or assorted sexes. They are one of my favorite breeds. Not only are they beautiful, they have such amazing personalities! [​IMG]
     
  9. Chickenlover88

    Chickenlover88 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I love my handicapped frizzle turken rooster Lester. He is so sweet!
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  10. Frozen Feathers

    Frozen Feathers Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 4, 2007
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    I have Turkens, too. They are strange birds, but I love them.
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    Here's Tom and a lady behind him.
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    Tom, again.
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    As teeny little chicks
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    Stretching out
    I'l have to get some updated pics. [​IMG]
     

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