New member and need help from this great site! please

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by smudgehunter, Aug 10, 2016.

  1. smudgehunter

    smudgehunter In the Brooder

    13
    1
    14
    Jul 28, 2016
    sevenoaks, england
    Hi everyone, I've always grown up with chickens but unfortunatly haven't had any for about 10 years. My mother and I decided to buy some hatching eggs and try our luck with an incubator. I got old English game bantams and my mother got a variety of Sussex. Long story short, we only had 1 of each of our eggs hatch. We were heartbroken, so we bought some day old chicks from a nearby breeder. We got told they were buff Sussex but they look nothing like our one and only buff Sussex that hatched out. Any ideas???? Also would love to have your thoughts on what I'm hoping is an oegb, possible colour could be? I need help! Any thoughts would be very welcome! [​IMG]
    [​IMG]
    [​IMG]
    [​IMG]
    [​IMG]
     
  2. redsoxs

    redsoxs Crowing

    25,644
    1,982
    463
    Jul 17, 2011
    North Central Kansas
  3. smudgehunter

    smudgehunter In the Brooder

    13
    1
    14
    Jul 28, 2016
    sevenoaks, england
    Hiya redsoxs!
    Thankyou so much, im so glad i found this site, ive gleaned so much info from it and my little oegb (lovingly known as mauel :p haha) wouldnt be alive without it. Cant wait to get more involved. Ill try the link. Thankyou x
     
  4. Cynthia12

    Cynthia12 Always Grateful

    34,172
    22,098
    976
    Apr 11, 2010
    Utah
    [​IMG] Welcome!
     
  5. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years.

    110,522
    103,927
    1,797
    Aug 26, 2009
    Out to pasture
    So glad you joined us at Backyard chickens.
     
  6. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO.

    84,501
    4,063
    646
    Jun 15, 2012
    Washington
    Welcome to BYC! I'm glad you joined us! :)
     

BackYard Chickens is proudly sponsored by: