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Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by woodmort, Jul 11, 2010.

  1. woodmort

    woodmort Songster

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    I'm new to all these abbreviations--got RIR and EE figured out but some of them throw me. What is need is a glossary for all these short cuts.[​IMG]
     
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  3. RAREROO

    RAREROO Crowing

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    Someone else was asking about this too, we probably should make a stick or something will all of our common abriviations we use on here.

    woodmort Do you have any in particular you are stuck on.

    Here are a few abriviations we commonly use.

    Breeds
    BRs Barred Rocks
    NHRs New Hampshire Reds
    BLRW Blue laced Red Wyandotte
    SLW Silver laced Wyandotte
    RSL Red Sexlink
    BSL Black Sexlink
    BO Buff Orpingtons
    OEGB Old English Game Bantam

    Colors
    BBS Blue, Black, Splash ( any breed)
    BBR Black Breasted Red
    MF Mille Fleur

    Expressions
    BTW By the way
    FYI For your information
    LOL Laughin out loud

    And Referring to someone as an OP means Original Poster as in the person who started the thread, you would be the OP of this thread. This is one that threw me for a while.

    If anyone else can think of anymore, please add them.
     
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  4. woodmort

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    Thanks RAREROO the common text message stuff I understand it is the breed abbreviations I had a tough time interpreting.
     
  5. RAREROO

    RAREROO Crowing

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    Quote:No problem Was there any others that you are having trouble with ?
     
  6. PunkinPeep

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    OEGB had me stumped for the longest time. It's Old English Game Bird.

    But if someone uses an abbreviation i don't understand (and want to), i just ask. Folks are pretty nice to answer.
     
  7. RAREROO

    RAREROO Crowing

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    Quote:That is another good one that I forgot about, though the B stands for Bantam
     
  8. RAREROO

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    doublepost sorry
     
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  9. ranchhand

    ranchhand Rest in Peace 1956-2011

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    At the top central area of this and almost every page there is a link to the FAQs, (Frequently Asked Questions). Tons of info about anything and everything there! [​IMG] [​IMG]
     
  10. PunkinPeep

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    Quote:That is another good one that I forgot about, though the B stands for Bantam

    Haha! See there? 2000 posts, and i still don't know what OEGB stands for! [​IMG]
     

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