Hi all!

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by LAReader, Dec 10, 2014.

  1. LAReader

    LAReader New Egg

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    I'm excited to join this group and share as well as learn s'more stuff about our feathered friends. I had an Australorp rooster and still have his hens; Rhode Island Reds and Buff Orpingtons. My rooster's offspring includes this rooster - Mommy, I think, was my Rhode Island. Just a guess. Here's a shot of him - what do you think?
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    In addition since he was hatched this past Spring I acquired a couple of Plymouth Rock hens, a Silver laced Wyandotte, a Red Laced Wyandotte/Australorp hen cross and another Buff Orpington.
    The Wyandotte/Australorp cross is this little lady:
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  2. TwoCrows

    TwoCrows Show me the way old friend... Staff Member

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    Hello there and welcome to BYC! [​IMG]

    So glad you could join our community!!

    Very pretty birds!! Than hen is gorgeous!!! Make yourself at home here and welcome to our flock!
     
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  3. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Chicken Obsessed

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    Welcome to BYC! Glad you decided to join our flock. I agree; your rooster in the top pic looks like a BA X RIR cross. He's a beautiful rooster. Your Wyandotte X Australorp crossed hen is very beautiful as well. :eek:) Please feel free to ask any questions you may have. We are here to help in any way we can. Good luck with your flock.
     
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  4. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Overrun With Chickens

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    Welcome to BYC! [​IMG]We're glad to have you.

    You have some beautiful birds! I especially like the Wyandotte/Australorp cross- her coloring is lovely!
     
  5. Book Em Danno25

    Book Em Danno25 Overrun With Chickens

    glad to have you! [​IMG]
     
  6. Book Em Danno25

    Book Em Danno25 Overrun With Chickens

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  7. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Overrun With Chickens

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    [​IMG] Glad you joined us!
     
  8. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Out to pasture
    That hen IS beautiful
     
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  9. Mountain Peeps

    Mountain Peeps Change is inevitable, like the seasons Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! Please make yourself at home and we are here to help.

    Lovely flock!
     
  10. LAReader

    LAReader New Egg

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    Thank you! I'm considering allowing her to breed with my rooster (not related so won;t get any funky mutant babies!) Curious what will turn out.
     

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