Jr.'s been hiding in the barn until today.... (broody with babies)

Discussion in 'Pictures & Stories of My Chickens' started by Mojo Chick'n, May 6, 2009.

  1. Mojo Chick'n

    Mojo Chick'n Empress of Chickenville

    Lookie what she brought outside with her [​IMG]

    Her last hatch (which was her first hatch ever) was disapointing - she had them during cold nasty winter, and only one survived at all (only two hatched, that time). This time she has 6 - three silver, one black and two white - one of the whites has a Z on it's head, gonna have to name it Zorro [​IMG]





    Here's Zorro...

    Jr. was the first chick ever hatched here at the farm - she is half bantam something~or~other and half oeg (LF).

    Last edited: May 6, 2009
  2. GaNewChick

    GaNewChick Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 12, 2009
    McDonough, Ga.
    Congrats! [​IMG] How sweet they are!
  3. gritsar

    gritsar Cows, Chooks & Impys - OH MY!

    Nov 9, 2007
    SW Arkansas
    Sweet!! [​IMG]
  4. Emzyyy

    Emzyyy Runs with Deer

    Jul 14, 2008
    Derby Kansas
    I hope my pullets will go broody and make good moms [​IMG]
  5. R@ndy

    [email protected] Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 20, 2009
    Awesome, congrats tom momma [​IMG]
  6. ChickenCharmer

    ChickenCharmer Chillin' With My Peeps

    I LOVE THE PHOTOS!!!! Broody hens are so sweet! Is mama an OEG? What's her name?[​IMG]
  7. Freebie

    Freebie Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 4, 2007
    Bloomingdale, MI
    I just love seeing a hen with her chicks... so cute!!!
  8. WriterofWords

    WriterofWords Has Fainting Chickens

    Dec 25, 2007
    Chaparral, New Mexico
    Now that is a feel-good photo!
  9. Robin'sBrood

    Robin'sBrood Flock Mistress

    May 8, 2008
    North Carolina
    AWWWWW, they're so cute! And what a pretty little mama hen you have there too. [​IMG]
  10. Mojo Chick'n

    Mojo Chick'n Empress of Chickenville

    Quote:Her daddy is oeg, her mama is part oeg, and some buff columbian patterned banty. Her name is Junior [​IMG] she was supposed to be a roo (so I'd have a baby like her daddy) but she turned out to be a girl, and a good mama hen, too.


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