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Kalaidescope of Orps

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by BamaChicken, Sep 13, 2008.

  1. BamaChicken

    BamaChicken Orpingtons Bama Style

    Nov 14, 2007
    Took a few pictures yesterday. Thought I woud share with those who love to see Orp pictures. There are a few RIR's in the juvie group and two Maran pullets belonging to DH

    First Blue Boy and some girls grazing.

    Breaktime , all this scratching wore me out

    Charlie's first day on the ground

    Bonnie the Midget[​IMG]
    Last but not least, a pair of blue 3 week olds
  2. Buster

    Buster Back to Work

    Wow those look great! I never get tired of seeing pics of Blue Boy. I hope to have a roo like him someday. Very nice birds you have there Julie. I am so glad I was able to get some eggs!
  3. BamaChicken

    BamaChicken Orpingtons Bama Style

    Nov 14, 2007
    I'm praying you get a blue Roo out of Blue boy this time around. I have a young blue cockerel from him that is about 4 months now. He should be breeding in another 2 months. He is looking good. My DH said no matter what we would never get rid of Blue Boy. He is going to construct him his own pen this fall for when we put him out to pasture so to speak.
  4. hinkjc

    hinkjc Crowing Premium Member

    Jan 11, 2007
    Very nice Bama! Blue boy is gorgeous. I love his splash hen too..she's so perty. [​IMG]

  5. BamaChicken

    BamaChicken Orpingtons Bama Style

    Nov 14, 2007
    Thanks JOdy. I have a few really nice splash pullets that are large. Looking forward to breeding in the fall. Got a bator full of eggs right now doing a test run.
  6. chickiebaby

    chickiebaby Songster

    Jan 2, 2008
    western mass
    I love how you can see the edge of a pool in one of the pics of ranging chickens. It's like- say no to sterile suburban backyards. Raise chickens!
  7. The Chicken Lady

    The Chicken Lady Moderator Staff Member 10 Years

    Apr 21, 2008
    West Michigan
    I love your Orps. They have gorgeous feathers!!
  8. speckledhen

    speckledhen Intentional Solitude Premium Member 11 Years

    Love the look of a flock of Orps on a green lawn! Beautiful, Julie. You know how I feel about Blue Boy!
  9. nhnanna

    nhnanna Songster

    Jul 18, 2008
    The chicken coop
    Beautiful birds Julie. I can't wait till spring to get some. [​IMG]
  10. Kim2

    Kim2 Ooops I did it again!

    Aug 27, 2008
    More pretty birds. Are you selling any of the eggs?

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