Hamsters

Discussion in 'Meat Birds ETC' started by Chaos18, May 19, 2017.

  1. Chaos18

    Chaos18 Minion King Premium Member

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    In the spirit of Ralphie's Toads I plan on making something similar, Hamsters. I have a big rooster that I think would make a great foundation for meat birds. He's 1/2 Partridge Chantecler, 1/4 Jersey Giant & 1/4 Black Java, with a cushion comb. My plan is as follows.

    Current Cockerel to CX = Squirrel
    Squirrel to CX = Gerbil
    Gerbil to Gerbil = Hamster

    That's my plan. No clue if it will work or not but you'll never know unless you try and besides, I've always wanted to incubate Hamster eggs.

    This is the rooster I'm going to be using to make my first cross with. No clue how much he weighs but he's heavy.

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  2. biophiliac

    biophiliac Traveler in BYCLand

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    I like the Toads. I'll join the Hamster Fan Club too. How about a pic of your foundation cockbird for the fans?:D
     
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  3. Molpet

    Molpet Crowing

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    go hamsters
    I am trying this w/ a unknown what mixed roo, over cx .. I got 1 pullet and bred her to her brother... the brother to 3 other hens. a 1/2 BJG, full BR and a 1/2 barred rock... 16 chicks out of these growing now
     
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  4. Chaos18

    Chaos18 Minion King Premium Member

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    Is this an article or a thread?
     
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  6. Chaos18

    Chaos18 Minion King Premium Member

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    Thanks. I thought I started an article :lol:
     
  7. Chaos18

    Chaos18 Minion King Premium Member

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    Also this "thread" doesn't show up under my watched threads or under my articles.
     

  8. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Flockless Premium Member

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    Thinking, my good man, is way overrated ;)
     
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  9. Chaos18

    Chaos18 Minion King Premium Member

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    You really should warn me of these things beforehand.
     
  10. Chaos18

    Chaos18 Minion King Premium Member

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    Well I tried to create the recipe as an article again..........hopefully this time it worked.
     

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