Happy to announce my blue Cuckoo blue-eggers!

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by Dipsy Doodle Doo, Sep 21, 2008.

  1. mangled

    mangled Songster

    So, uh, you will be selling hatching eggs in the spring, right?

    I love the barred hen with the muffs. I must have some!!!!!

    I'm on my last hatch of the season, but next year, well next year I will hatch as many chicks as I can, LOL, and would love to have a few of these...

    Em
     
  2. ~SunSetsWest~

    ~SunSetsWest~ Songster

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    Quote:BUWHAAAA ! I said that 3 full bators ago [​IMG]
     
  3. ParkerVA

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    I had 6 or 7 of these "accidents" from Dipsy and they were so cool looking! I kept a blue cuckoo pullet and two cuckoo pullets. Unfortunately a dog got the blue cuckoo (it was so pretty) and one of the cukoo pullets. I still have the other one and she is pretty. Will try to get a picture of her posted!
     
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  4. ~SunSetsWest~

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    Quote:Oooo I'm so sorry you lost your beauties to that dog [​IMG]
     
  5. pbjmaker

    pbjmaker Crowing

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    The slowest feathering one of those "boys" is getting some really good barring in. It's my only smooth one too. You seem to have the knack for barring - even in a pen where the roo only has some barring on his hackle feathers. Those are some very pretty hens and beautiful chicks!
     
  6. ajablu

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    Those birds are beautiful! I would love one of those.
    Michele
     
  7. countryboy

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    what if their green eggers? [​IMG]
    nice looking birds. [​IMG]
     
  8. Hi!
    If they lay green eggs, I'll call them 'Blue Cuckoo Green-Eggers' --- they are a project in the works from an accident.
    ParkerVA (that's sad to hear), and anyone else, I apologize again. I'd never send mixed eggs as pure if I thought there was remote chance they were mixed.

    I'm happy to be making lemonaide from these lemons.
    [​IMG]
    Lisa
     
  9. Cuban Longtails

    Cuban Longtails Flock Mistress

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    Dipsy,

    Did any of your cockerels from your accidental BR/AM cross feather out with a few wild looking feathers?
     
  10. Dustin Biery

    Dustin Biery Songster

    Feb 4, 2007
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    I do believe that I also may have received a few of these. I sold them as I thought they were barred rocks...with problems.. Glad to know what had really happened and wish I could go back and keep those birds....Nice project Lisa!
     

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