I Got My Peacocks!!!!

Discussion in 'Peafowl' started by C&Rman, May 5, 2011.

  1. C&Rman

    C&Rman Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Here they are, I was able to get them today [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
    Well I thought that the White-Eye I was getting was an IB White-Eye but it is actually a Midnight White-Eye which I am so happy about [​IMG] He is 2 years old and has a 2ft long train isn't that big for 2yrs but I ain't complaing [​IMG]
    Then I got a White peahen she is BEAUTIFUL, [​IMG] she has the prettiest BLUE eyes I have ever seen. [​IMG] They are so tame I can't PET both of them they won't eat out of my hand but will let me pet them as long I want.
    Well now time for the pics....
    Here they are, they didn't come out of the box until my crazy rooster came up a tryed to fight them, then my dog came and they flew up the male got his foot stuck in the netting. I had to cut my netting, then I had to zip tie the netting up.
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    Here they are looking around because the wild peacocks are calling like crazy, but they aren't calling back so they must not have interest.
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    Here you can see my son petting the female they are so tame
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    Here they are with my son they seem to like that shelter, hopefully nothing gets them at night or that would be $125 waiste of money, could I possibly make them fly to the 8ft high roost because it is dark now and I am so WORRIED
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    And here they are just chillin, I gave them some cat food and scrath, until I have a chance to buy some game bird food. Also I don't know if you can see it but that brown clump on my white hen is pooh, she laid on some on the way hoome, but it DIDN"T STINK.
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    Last edited: May 6, 2011
  2. GlitterBug

    GlitterBug Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Congratulations! They are both beautiful. I love all your pictures!
     
  3. ColbyNTX

    ColbyNTX Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Look good! I hope they don't get away this time. Remember, that zip tie will be a weak spot because the sun will dry rot it. You should tie that spot or use a hog ring or something like that to fix it.
     
  4. TerriLaChicks

    TerriLaChicks Overrun With Chickens

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    They're beautiful! Congratulations!
    Mine love any kind of pasta for treats & will eat it out of my hand. I usually cook pasta spirals or egg noodles for them.
     
  5. zazouse

    zazouse Overrun With Chickens

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  6. konopswj

    konopswj Out Of The Brooder

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    Very nice! Lucky that they are so calm around people. Thanks for sharing!
     
  7. SuperPeacockman

    SuperPeacockman Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Who are they from?
     
  8. C&Rman

    C&Rman Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Thank you everybody here are some more pics! I am going crazy with the camera now [​IMG]

    Here you can see how BLUE her eyes are I love them
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    Here you can see the White-Eye part in his train.
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  9. C&Rman

    C&Rman Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quote:Just posted new pics and miised this one, they are from a breeder in Idaho. He is not on this forum I will have to recomend it to him.
     
  10. Glenmar

    Glenmar Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Wow. I would love a white hen. That white on the male is really cool looking.
     

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