Everything happens for a reason, Meet my new boy!

Discussion in 'Random Ramblings' started by herechickchick, Dec 3, 2007.

  1. herechickchick

    herechickchick Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 28, 2007
    Memphis TN
    OK recently I was thinking about getting a second banty roo (just because I like them) and I thought about getting beautiful splash silkie from Julie (bammachicken). Well I decided against it because we are very happy in our backyard and I did not want to throw off the harmony. Then I get a call from a fellow BYC member that I sold some bantam chicks to in the summer. One of the babies turned out to be a boy and he could not keep him and asked if I would take him back and I said sure. So I was about to offer him to some lucky BYC member for free before I ever saw him. Then he came to the house and he is the COOLEST guy. I am in love. He is being very good and getting along very well with everyone so I may just have to keep him!
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    He is a Sultan and came with the name Elvis but I am not sure if I am going to keep it? (it doesn't really fit with all of our other names). So anyway here are some pics of my new boy!

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    Isn't he a hoot! What do you think?
     
    Last edited: Dec 3, 2007
  2. Buff Hooligans

    Buff Hooligans Scrambled

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    He is pretty stunning. And I generally don't like feathered feet, but on him, they add quite the panache!
     
  3. SpottedCrow

    SpottedCrow Flock Goddess

    Devil's horns and feathered feets, what more can you ask? [​IMG]
     
  4. GoPups

    GoPups Chillin' With My Peeps

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    He's so cool looking!
     
  5. Frozen Feathers

    Frozen Feathers Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Wow!!
    Reminder to self'''must add Sultans to next years chick list... [​IMG]
     
  6. lurky

    lurky Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jun 4, 2007
    Western MA
    What a handsome guy he is. I wonder how he is soooooo white? All my white chickens get a little ......'off white' i guess you could say. Is he a pure sultan? Is the picture making him look really big?
    I thought the breed was small?
     
  7. herechickchick

    herechickchick Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 28, 2007
    Memphis TN
    I am going to say he is as tall as my buff orpingtons, and YES he is that white! I cannot believe how pure his color is. He is from Murray McMurray Hatchery.
     
  8. MiniDriver

    MiniDriver Chillin' With My Peeps

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    He looks like an Omar to me. Or perhaps Errol.
     
  9. herechickchick

    herechickchick Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 28, 2007
    Memphis TN
    I was thinking Hector or Oliver. What do you think?
     
  10. HenHaven

    HenHaven Chillin' With My Peeps

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    With the devil horns, I vote "Heck-tor".
     

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