Here is my Buff Orpington with a few chicks

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by chickenhawk59, Apr 17, 2009.

  1. chickenhawk59

    chickenhawk59 Out Of The Brooder

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    [​IMG][​IMG][​IMG]Here is one of my many buffs that has went broody with her chicks coming out for a look. She is only about 9 months old. I have a lot of hens going broody this spring.
     
  2. Drivegirl54

    Drivegirl54 Chillin' With My Peeps

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  3. shortcake1806

    shortcake1806 Sassy McSassington

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    They're super cute and she looks like a good momma. I love that first pic the little one peeping out is just adorable.
     
  4. greenfamilyfarms

    greenfamilyfarms Big Pippin'

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    Wonder why the first thing that a chick does is peck it's mother in the eye ball?

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  5. chickenhawk59

    chickenhawk59 Out Of The Brooder

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    She had about 15 eggs under her so far i see about 8 chicks have hatched. I kinda hope she waits till sunday to get down off the nest im not going to be around the house tommorow, i just dont want the rooster in the pen to hurt them.
     
  6. perrym1962

    perrym1962 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Nice looking hen and babies...[​IMG]
     
  7. Lil Chickie Mama

    Lil Chickie Mama Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Super cute! I love the last picture, it looks like the baby is giving his/her momma a kiss [​IMG]
     
  8. chickenbottom

    chickenbottom Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quote:i so agree and ask myself that very question lol
     
  9. ChevygirlBeth

    ChevygirlBeth Chillin' With My Peeps

    So cute! Thanks for sharing. I want one of mine to go broody! Congrats on the new babies! [​IMG]
     
  10. Deedee

    Deedee Chillin' With My Peeps

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    So....... cute. That is what i needed to see this morning. I hope one day I have a hen that is as good a mommy as she. [​IMG]
     

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