Introducing Tux - Son of Hawkeye (Pic Heavy)

Discussion in 'Random Ramblings' started by ZuniBee, Jul 27, 2008.

  1. ZuniBee

    ZuniBee Songster

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    Cyn - this post is long overdue I know. I told you I would get some pictures but I have just been so busy trying to keep up with everything. Anyway, I finally took some today.

    This is my new barred rock breeder Tux, Hawkeye's son!

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    Told you he was a handsome fellow! [​IMG]
     
  2. Sebrightmom

    Sebrightmom Songster

    Jun 26, 2008
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    He is a very handsome boy.
     
  3. SpottedCrow

    SpottedCrow Flock Goddess

    OMG!! He's the spitting image of Hawkeye!!
    What a beautiful guy!
    Good luck with him.
     
  4. theOEGBman

    theOEGBman Songster

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    Wow! He's gorgeous! Just like his daddy.
     
  5. Nifty-Chicken

    Nifty-Chicken Administrator

    Wow, that's one good lookin' chicken!
     
  6. Scrambled Egg

    Scrambled Egg Flock Mistress

    Aug 29, 2007
    Fayetteville, NC
    JAY!!! How are you!!! That rooster is a chunk!!! Handsome and solid, wow!! Good lookin tough stuff there!!! [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
     
  7. speckledhen

    speckledhen Intentional Solitude

    Quote:S.C. you are so right! OMGosh, Jay! He does look exactly like the perfect version of his daddy. Thank you for posting the pictures-I somehow missed the post till now. I am tearing up because I miss Hawkeye so, so much. He left a void here and I'd give almost anything to have him back again. [​IMG] I loved Hawkeye's very broad body, unlike so many hatchery birds, and I can see that Tux inherited it. His barring is even better than his dad's, too! Amazing. I'm so proud of Hawkeye and Tux. Thank you, Jay.
     
  8. purplebaby

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    he is so beautiful he looks fake.... like so perfect. i am stunned.
     
  9. rooster-red

    rooster-red Here comes the Rooster

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    A very handsome guy indeed!
     
  10. speckledhen

    speckledhen Intentional Solitude

    Much as I love my Zane, I think his baby brother, Dutch, will be my flock leader. He has very nice barring and a beautiful comb and I think he'll do his daddy proud, just like your Tux. I am lucky to have three sons of Hawkeye myself and two of his daughters as well. It was my fond wish that the three sons of Hawk would lead this big gang of crazy women here. I just pray that Zane will be able to walk again normally some day. All three are Hawkeye's with Lexie, just like Tux. I've been so blessed with a wonderful bunch of roosters, but no one will ever take that special place in my heart for Hawkeye. Tux looks just like Hawkeye would have without all his battle scars he had when I rescued him. [​IMG]
     

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