I got two hens for Christmas!

Discussion in 'Random Ramblings' started by LuckysMom, Dec 25, 2007.

  1. LuckysMom

    LuckysMom Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Here's a picture of my Christmas surprise. My husband surprised me with these two beautiful hens this morning. [​IMG]

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    My daughters had a hard time keeping the secret! We named the brown one Sadie and the white one Angel.
    Merry Christmas everyone! [​IMG]
     
  2. Dinos_rock

    Dinos_rock Chillin' With My Peeps

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    They are beautiful![​IMG] What kind are they?
     
  3. lurky

    lurky Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jun 4, 2007
    Western MA
    Thats a great gift. They are so pretty.
     
  4. jeaucamom

    jeaucamom Chillin' With My Peeps

    Oct 1, 2007
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    Totally Officially Jealous!! Yeah for you, they are truly beautiful [​IMG]
     
  5. LuckysMom

    LuckysMom Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I don't know what breed they are. Probably mixed breeds. Tomorrow I will take them out and introduce them to the rest of the flock. They are in a cage in the garage tonight.
     
  6. thechickenfarmer

    thechickenfarmer Chillin' With My Peeps

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    They look very nice! What a great gift!
     
  7. jab91864

    jab91864 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 3, 2007
    Northern Michigan
    Congrats on a great gift !!!

    Julie [​IMG]
     
  8. speckledhen

    speckledhen Intentional Solitude Premium Member

    They're beautiful! What a nice gift! They look healthy, but actually, it's best to quarantine them for about three or four weeks to be absolutely certain they are not carriers of something that could harm your flock. They should be completely separated, not breathing the same air, so you can observe them, check them for lice, mites, etc. and make sure they don't suddenly come down with anything respiratory that could harm your other girls. I even recommend people do that who purchase birds from me, just to be safe.
    Congrats on the new flock members! What a thoughtful DH you have!
     
  9. lannabun

    lannabun Chillin' With My Peeps

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    so cute and sweet of him you think he could teach mine to get me critters for xmas ?? or any holiday
     
  10. BantyChickMom

    BantyChickMom Chillin' With My Peeps

    Sep 25, 2007
    Henderson, NC
    they are very pretty!
     

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