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New member- backyard faverolle fan :)

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by FaverolleFave, Feb 21, 2014.

  1. FaverolleFave

    FaverolleFave New Egg

    Feb 21, 2014
    Upstate NY
    Hi there! New member here-- though I've been browsing the boards for quite a while. After being out of the backyard chicken business for a few years, we went to VT to visit my father in law last summer, and he sent us home with two Salmon Faverolle bantam hens.. they're the sweetest hens ever. We looked for quite a while, trying to find more, and weren't having any luck.. but we finally found a Salmon Fav hen and a roo (not bantam) last fall.. had a little bit of trouble with introductions but they've worked it all out now. Our roo has really grown and is absolutely beautiful- and very friendly. Completely opposite of past roosters that we've had years ago, that were Old English Bantams..some were very aggressive and a little kookie- so I really love this Fav roo! They're certainly nice and hearty and doing well in our cold and snowy NY winter!
    I'm looking forward to finding more info out about the breed and checking out more of the boards.
  2. granny hatchet

    granny hatchet Tastes like chicken Premium Member

    Sep 26, 2013
    madison Indiana
    welcome to BYC [​IMG] they are beautiful birds.
    1 person likes this.
  3. Kelsie2290

    Kelsie2290 True BYC Addict Premium Member

    Feb 18, 2011
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  4. Chickenloving

    Chickenloving Chillin' With My Peeps

    Oct 1, 2012
    Clucking along
    Welcome to BYC!!!! [​IMG]
  5. TwoCrows

    TwoCrows Show me the way old friend... Staff Member

    Mar 21, 2011
    New Mexico, USA
    My Coop

    Great to have you aboard and enjoy BYC!
  6. gander007

    gander007 Chicken Obsessed

    Alright [​IMG] great to have you joining the flock [​IMG]
  7. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

    Aug 26, 2009
    Out to pasture

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