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Discussion in 'Exhibition, Genetics, & Breeding to the SOP' started by nlsf, Feb 24, 2017.

  1. nlsf

    nlsf In the Brooder

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    I've had chickens for a year but I've been interested in showing, however I have not the slightest clue on how to show or where to start. How do you show chickens? What do they look for in the chickens? Basically any chicken showing info would be great!
     

  2. SunHwaKwon

    SunHwaKwon Crowing

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    What is your location? do you know what breed(s) you would like to show? Those two things can help us point you in the right direction for the most relevant information.
     
  3. The Moonshiner

    The Moonshiner wicked chickens lay deviled eggs Premium Member

    Find a show in your area and attend it.
    Talk to any and everyone you can that is there showing.
    You'll learn a ton, see a lot of breeds, meet some great people.
     
  4. nlsf

    nlsf In the Brooder

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    I'm in Colorado and I have not the slightest clue as I'm not sure what breeds are even shown.
     
  5. SunHwaKwon

    SunHwaKwon Crowing

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    http://www.poultryshowcentral.com/Colorado.html

    If you are a minor there are also usually county fair, 4H, FFA, etc type shows as well.
     
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