my hens thread

Discussion in 'Pictures & Stories of My Chickens' started by Silkie2, Mar 2, 2016.

  1. Silkie2

    Silkie2 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Here is a pic of some of my hens, I will be posting pics of my silkies once I get them,
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    Here is a pic of my 2 pygmy goats

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  2. cavemanrich

    cavemanrich Overrun With Chickens

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    Now I want to guess the breeds. I'm not that good. Top to bottom
    Buff orpington
    Speckled sussex
    Black austrolorp
    Silver laced Wyondotte

    How close did I come.......... [​IMG]
     
  3. Silkie2

    Silkie2 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Thank you!

    Only 2 wrong
    The second one is an Ancona
    And the 3rd one is a Jersey giant. I know, it is hard to tell apart.
     
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  4. N F C

    N F C dem crazy bones Premium Member

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    Nice pictures, you have some lovely birds!
     
  5. Silkie2

    Silkie2 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Thank you
     
  6. b.hromada

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    They're beautiful, and so are the goats too! [​IMG] Welcome to BYC! So glad you joined!
     
  7. Silkie2

    Silkie2 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Thank you! I'm glad I joined too! :D
     
  8. Silkie2

    Silkie2 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    More pics!!

    My leghorn!
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    Speckles (so spoiled, lol)
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    Enjoying some sunshine
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    And a few of my hens

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  9. cavemanrich

    cavemanrich Overrun With Chickens

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    Some observation... In the 3rd pix I see some chimes in the background. I'm borderline fanatic for chimes. Have 5 sets permanently playing in my yard, and a few extra I hang up now and then. One is tuned to play Amazing Grace notes. When the wind is right, It sounds close to the actual song.
    In the last pix, I definitely can tell which is the Jersey Giant now. [​IMG]
     
  10. Silkie2

    Silkie2 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I know looks a lot like a jersey giant but our jerseys aren't full grown, that is our astrolorp (spelling..) She is big, she was broody and packedn a few pounds when she was broody
     

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