Ok - need help again - Penedesenca (black) Arkansas

Discussion in 'Buy Sell Auction - Archives' started by arllcountrygirl, May 7, 2009.

  1. arllcountrygirl

    arllcountrygirl lavender nutt

    You guys are awesome - my dd has her eggies on the way. [​IMG]
    NOW -- Hubby has decided he wants a breed of chickens. [​IMG]
    We went to the chicken show in Little Rock on Sat. He kept talking about these big black chickens with white on their ears. I named off just about every bird I could think of that I remembered seeing there. I was kinda of numb after coming home to dead turkeys and ducks from a dog attack. [​IMG] Anyway -- I finally went to feathersite and started showing him birds. Ended up it was the black Penedesenca that caught his eye. [​IMG] Go figure - it wasn't your run of the mill breed. It has to be one that is hard to find. [​IMG] BUT-- He has always supported me and my birds ------ So now I am on the search for his Penedesenca - he only wants black. He didn't even know that they lay a dark egg [​IMG] he just seen the birds and fell in love with them. So if anyone can lead us in the right direction - we appreciate it [​IMG] [​IMG] Thanks
     
  2. luvmychicknkids

    luvmychicknkids Canning Squirrel

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    Can't help you find any, just wanted to say good luck!!!! My husband fell in love with La Fleche......why can't men be a little easier!!!! It took me about a year to get him some but I finally did and it is wonderful knowing how happy those chickens made him. [​IMG] Hope you get your hubby his babies soon!!!
     
  3. arllcountrygirl

    arllcountrygirl lavender nutt

    LOL!! I agree [​IMG]
     
  4. arllcountrygirl

    arllcountrygirl lavender nutt

    anyone?
     
  5. chickeypoo

    chickeypoo The Enabler

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    are you sure it wasn't a black minorca? they are pretty close to the penedesenca coloring.. my hubby wants black minorcas. they are awesome. [​IMG]

    Sue
     
  6. arllcountrygirl

    arllcountrygirl lavender nutt

    I wish - I showed him a pic of both breeds and he is determined it is the Penedesenca. [​IMG]
     
  7. chickeypoo

    chickeypoo The Enabler

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    awww.. that's too bad. my hubby is crazy to get the minorcas. I'm lucky i found a breeder near me:) though i am afraid of what the cost is going to be as she has many different breeds i want hahahahahha. [​IMG] anyway, i am sorry that didn't help lol.

    Sue
     
  8. sparkles2307

    sparkles2307 Terd of Hurtles

    Good luck to you! And if you find any tell me too cause I have been looking for that breed as well!
     
  9. peckndirt

    peckndirt Chillin' With My Peeps

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    There are a couple of people that sell penedesencas eggs on egg bid you could email them from their auction ad.
     
  10. upthecreek

    upthecreek Chillin' With My Peeps

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    You could also join "darkegglayers.com" and ask around - you will find them in a split second (lol) .

    Best of Luck ,
    Shannon
     

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