New Member (former lurker:) from Hillsboro, Oregon

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by VintageLilFarm, Dec 30, 2012.

  1. VintageLilFarm

    VintageLilFarm Out Of The Brooder

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    Good morning! After lurking for quite some time via many Google searches, I am happy to finally be a part of this forum.

    My avian residents currently include a Barred Rock rooster, a rooster of unknown breed (help?), and a Black Sumatra who I suspect is a rooster (help?). My girls include 4 Barred Rocks, 2 Buff Orpingtons, 3 Araucanas, 1 Cuckoo Maran and 5 Rhode Island Reds. I also currently have 2 of what I believe to be Old English Game Chickens (help?).

    Having had chickens on my property previously, I functioned mostly as caretaker when they were sick. I am having a lot of fun now really handling my birds and getting to know each of them. They all came to me just 19 and 20 days ago and seem to be enjoying their new home.

    I am looking forward to lots of conversation about our feathered families:) .




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    On left: Old English Game Chicken? On right, Black Sumatra, does he look like a rooster to you?





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    Here is my rooster of unknown breed. Is he an Araucana?
     
  2. willowbranchfarm

    willowbranchfarm Chicken Boots

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    The first pic looks like OEGB and Samatra Rooster. The second picture is maybe araucana rooster.

    :welcome glad you joined. :)
     
    Last edited: Dec 30, 2012
  3. Kevin565

    Kevin565 Chicken Obsessed Premium Member

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  4. sumi

    sumi Égalité Staff Member

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    Hello and welcome to BYC [​IMG] Glad you joined us!
     
  5. kidcody

    kidcody Overrun With Chickens

    [​IMG] [​IMG] from washington state glad you joined us!
     
  6. Carcajou

    Carcajou Chillin' With My Peeps

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  7. redsoxs

    redsoxs Chicken Obsessed

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    Greetings from Kansas, VintageLilFarm, and [​IMG]! Great to have you with us! Those are some fine looking chickens! I think the mystery rooster - the good looking red and white guy - is an Easter Egger - with some really boisterous tail feathers - very handsome! I think aracauna's are generally rumpless. Best of luck to you and Happy New Year!!
     
  8. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member

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    [​IMG] So very glad that you have joined this site.
     
  9. Mr MKK FARMS

    Mr MKK FARMS Chicken Obsessed Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC!!
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    Glad you joined us!!!
     
  10. liz9910

    liz9910 Overrun With Chickens

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