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Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by krittersitter, Mar 16, 2013.

  1. krittersitter

    krittersitter New Egg

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    Hello. Found what looks like an old english pheasant fowl today in Livermore. Will be gradually introducing this young looking bird into already established flock. Advice appreciated.
     
  2. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    [​IMG]The pheasant may bring unwanted visitors with him ie., lice, mites, ticks - will you quarantine him before adding to your flock
     
  3. redsoxs

    redsoxs Chicken Obsessed

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    Greetings from Kansas, crittersitter, and [​IMG]! Pleased you joined us! I agree with drumstick - quarantine him for some time - you wouldn't want to get your other birds sick. I have heard this should be as long as 3-4 weeks. I'd also inspect him for parasites. Good luck to you!
     
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  4. sumi

    sumi Égalité Staff Member

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  5. Mr MKK FARMS

    Mr MKK FARMS Chicken Obsessed Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC!! [​IMG] Glad you joined us!! [​IMG]
     
  6. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member

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    Not quite sure what an old english pheasant fowl is? But welcome to BYC.
     
  7. krittersitter

    krittersitter New Egg

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    Thank you. Good advice.[​IMG]
     
  8. krittersitter

    krittersitter New Egg

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    Thank you. I've passed this info on to new owner.
     
  9. krittersitter

    krittersitter New Egg

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    Thank you. I'll be sure to check out that link.
     
  10. krittersitter

    krittersitter New Egg

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    Thank you, it's nice to be here. Great resource! [​IMG]
     

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