Here is my best friend!

Discussion in 'Managing Your Flock' started by bantymum, Sep 23, 2007.

  1. Hi,
    Here is "Blackie" yes i know its an original name, but the name has stuck!
    She follows me everywhere, she is an auntie to all the baby chicks, she even protected me from my rooster.
    She's the most easygoing chook!
    You can see she has a "kind" eye!!!
  2. Mac

    Mac Songster

    Jul 1, 2007
    South Central PA
    Yes, I do see the "kind eye". Kind of "soft and sweet". I don't have an eye like that in my adopted flock, but maybe someday I will.

  3. Dont worry, you will, just talk to them!!!
    I put her pic in picturetrail and put some bling on her comb!
    she looks so pretty with little sparkles. Its a pity that the code is html! i dont think I can load the new pic here.
  4. justusnak

    justusnak Flock Mistress

    Feb 28, 2007
    South Eastern Indiana
    She is very sweet looking. I have a hen that is my "baby" as well. She loves to sit in my lap, and always wants me to carry her around. I think she is a little spoiled! LOL
  5. PurpleChicken

    PurpleChicken Tolerated.....Mostly

    Apr 6, 2007
    What is she(breed)? She's a sweety.

    Thanks Bantymum for two nice posts to wake up to on this wonderful
    Sunday morning.

  6. Thankyou, Ive just had the best Sunday here, I went to an Aussie rules footy match with my boys!!
    It is going to be a lovely sunny day for you all!!
    Just thought id let you know the weather forcast as Im 12 hours ahead here!!!!gig
    sorry I forgot to say that Blackie is a black xbred, well thats the name of the breed they gave me!!
    Ill ask the store tommorrow, they may know what breeds she is made up of! she's the best layer and not a broody, she's my pavlova and omelette girl!
    Last edited: Sep 23, 2007
  7. dragonlili

    dragonlili Songster

    May 26, 2007
    N Middle TN
    I have 2 black sex links. Wow, Nessa has the largest eggs I've ever seen in my life! She's really friendly too, but always looking for a treat. I thought of incubating her eggs, but what would pop out...Super Chick?
  8. mdbucks

    mdbucks Cooped Up

    Jul 14, 2007
    EXIT 109 on 95
    Quote:Well yes, you incubated it so they are all superchicks
  9. Yes, Blackie has also been laying supersize eggs, poor dear girl, it must have hurt! Ill get her off the cat food treats for a while.
  10. SpottedCrow

    SpottedCrow Flock Goddess

    She's very pretty.
    Thanks for sharing her with us.

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