Light Sussex & Sumatra Pictures from today! WARNING, PIC HEAVY!

Discussion in 'Pictures & Stories of My Chickens' started by Rare Feathers Farm, Jun 7, 2010.

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    A FUNNY one with the wind blowing his wattles & giving Clara a funky hair do! LOL
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    Yes, he has Blu-Kote on his comb...you'd think 1" wire would be enough to keep the roos from fighting? Apparently not! That darn Sumatra has now marred up three of my roosters' combs....he's moving to the end pen & I'm getting HARDWARE cloth to go between the runs, soon! LOL
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    He kind of has a dirty butt, LOL
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    Clara, LOL
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    Sneaky Sumatra ROO! LOL
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  2. Mrs. Fluffy Puffy

    Mrs. Fluffy Puffy Fluffy Feather Farm

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    Wow, your have some very good looking birds Rare Feathers Farm!!! [​IMG]
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  3. laceynoelle

    laceynoelle Songster

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    Youre chickens are sp pretty, and i love your rooster!! How big is he? He looks freaking huge! wow.
     
  4. Mrs. Fluffy Puffy :

    Wow, your have some very good looking birds Rare Feathers Farm!!! [​IMG]
    Where'd ya get'em from? [​IMG]

    These I bought from Paul Bradshaw last fall (Green Fire Farms). They are very sweet & ENORMOUS! It's a good thing they are such sweethearts! LOL​
     
  5. Quote:He IS huge...I'm trying to think of something in the photos that we could compare too...
     
  6. Well, according to my hubby, the wood that is in the middle of the chicken wire (above the roo's head) is 3 feet off the ground.

    Also, each hole in the chicken wire is 1" across. The Sumatra rooster in the background is about 7-8lbs.
     
  7. Bawk Vader

    Bawk Vader In the Brooder

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    ll of your bird look great, I personally would like to get a better look at the Black Sumatras
     
  8. Here's one I took today...his tail is looking a little ratty from the rain, though.
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