Hmmm...what should my next breed be?

Discussion in 'Random Ramblings' started by BluMottie, Jan 22, 2009.

  1. BluMottie

    BluMottie In the Brooder

    Jan 3, 2009
    ...Rock. Seriously.
    Heylooo there fine feathered members of the BYC, I have a questions you all.

    I'm thinking of working with another bantam breed, maybe this coming fall.(not too soon, I want to make sure that I get a good hold with my cochins before I get in over my head)

    So does anyone have any suggestions? I was thinking maybe faverolles or d'uccles, something interesting and colorful. I'm not a huge fan of brahmas -sorry brahma people, they're awesome birds, but too similar to my cochins for me- and they'd have to be decent with! With that out of the way, please give me some ideas!


  2. debilorrah

    debilorrah The Great Guru of Yap Premium Member

    What about evil silkies.... [​IMG]
  3. Mahonri

    Mahonri Urban Desert Chicken Enthusiast Premium Member

    May 14, 2008
    North Phoenix
    My Coop
    There are some very colorful OEG bantams that run wild in the neighborhood to the south of us. We drove down Flower Street today to look at them and were amazed at all of the colorful hens and roos. And they can FLY!!!
  4. BluMottie

    BluMottie In the Brooder

    Jan 3, 2009
    ...Rock. Seriously.
    Lol, evil silkies are gonna getchoo [​IMG]

    OEGB's are definitely pretty, so they're on the list, I'm just not sure about wether they have a 'calm and non-aggressive' temperament...seen a few bad incidents at shows.

    SO, the list:

    Keep em' coming people!
  5. ksacres

    ksacres At Your Service

    Nov 16, 2007
    San Antonio TX
    Easter Eggers
  6. Robin'sBrood

    Robin'sBrood Flock Mistress

    May 8, 2008
    North Carolina
    I have a couple of Millie Fleur d'Uccle hens and they're very sweet little birds. [​IMG]
  7. Teach97

    Teach97 Bantam Addict

    Nov 12, 2008
    Hooker, OK
    OEGB!! OEGB!!! OEGB!!! They aren't aggressive...just misunderstood! Bantam Shamos are cool!! Japanese are really funny! No Legs!! [​IMG] Seabrights are neat in that they are hen feathered plus their combs are cool...

BackYard Chickens is proudly sponsored by: