Hello everyone

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by steve big arms, Dec 1, 2016.

  1. steve big arms

    steve big arms New Egg

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    Hi there, new to chicken keeping and this forum. I'm from Boston in the U.K. England. Started keeping chickens 2 months ago, rescued 21 girls from a neighbour who no longer wanted them, they were in poor shape, red mite and lots of feather pecking but now they look amazing and getting a regular 14 eggs a day even though it's cold and dark here at the min. I'm absolutely loving chicken keeping and thought this forum looks amazing for advice so here I am [​IMG][​IMG]
     
  2. steve big arms

    steve big arms New Egg

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    [​IMG].

    I got given this beautiful cockerel a month ago by a friend can anyone recognise the breed???
     
  3. MasterOfClucker

    MasterOfClucker Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Welcome to BYC.Pretty cockerel.Im not a breed expert but im sure someone will come along and tell you.Enjoy your stay[​IMG]
     
  4. luvmychicken

    luvmychicken Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Looks like a silkie cross. How many toes does it have???
     
  5. steve big arms

    steve big arms New Egg

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    Blimey not sure I'll check tomorrow thank you
     
  6. luvmychicken

    luvmychicken Chillin' With My Peeps

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    No problem.
     
  7. Athaid

    Athaid Chillin' With My Peeps

    Welcome to BYC.
     
  8. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life Out of the Woods Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! I'm glad you joined us! :)
     
  9. RodNTN

    RodNTN Following Jesus

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    Hello and welcome to BYC! [​IMG]
     
  10. QueenMisha

    QueenMisha Queen of the Coop

    Welcome to BYC! It's great to have you.

    What a gorgeous rooster. I would say he's a mix of a mix, probably with Polish, Silkie, or possibly Sultan ancestry.
     

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