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ornamental chicken breeds contest is now open :D

Discussion in 'Online Poultry Show' started by hdowden, Apr 7, 2012.

  1. hdowden

    hdowden Overrun With Chickens

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    (will start april 14th) (there are 45 breeds)

    ok this will be a large contest that will last for at least 6 months. there will be no prizes unless someone wants to donate/offer prizes (if you want to donate or offer a prize please pm me and let me know). if you go through the list and see a breed i missed (or does not belong) please let me know and i will add it after making sure its an ornamental breed. this post will be for Q and A, please do not post your entries here thank you. the clearer the pic the better chance you have to win. as always please have fun and enjoy all the wonderful chickens, also NO being rude/mean towards others if caught you will not be allowed to enter any chickens in this contest.

    RULES


    ~ each breed will have its own page that you can go to to enter your chickens. (alphabetical order)
    ~ frizzles have their own category
    ~ there is no limit to how many chickens you can enter
    ~ there is a limit of 3 pics per chicken
    ~ if you enter more than one chicken please use separate post to enter
    ~ for each chicken entered you must state the name if your chicken has one, age if known, and color
    ~ there will be first, second and third place winners for each breed

    ~ i will try and pm each winner to let you know if you one
    ~ All angles are allowed BUT one pic HAS to show the full body of the chicken
    ~ please all pics and chickens must be your own
    ~ bantam and large foul are both welcome (please state which one) ex...white cochin bantam or white cochin large foul
    ~ project colors are allowed but please make sure you state that it is a project in work
    ~ ameraucana's have to be one of the reconized 8 colors: black, blue, blue wheaten, brown red, buff, silver, wheaten, and white


    ** mixed breeds are NOT allowed


    A

    ameraucana (different sites/books labeled as ornamental or layer) ~ https://www.backyardchickens.com/t/649708/ornamental-ameraucana
    american game ~ https://www.backyardchickens.com/t/648402/ornamental-american-game
    appenzeller spitzhauben ~ https://www.backyardchickens.com/t/648403/ornamental-appenzeller-spitzhauben
    aseel (also labeled meat) ~ https://www.backyardchickens.com/t/648410/ornamental-aseel

    B

    belgian d'anver ~ https://www.backyardchickens.com/t/649018/ornamental-belgian-danver
    booted bantam ~ https://www.backyardchickens.com/t/649019/ornamental-booted-bantam
    brabanter ~ https://www.backyardchickens.com/t/649032/ornamental-brabanter
    brahma ~ https://www.backyardchickens.com/t/648404/ornamental-brahma

    C

    cochin ~ https://www.backyardchickens.com/t/648406/ornamental-cochin
    crevecoeur ~ https://www.backyardchickens.com/t/649709/ornamental-crevecoeur
    cubalaya ~ https://www.backyardchickens.com/t/649508/ornamental-cubalaya

    D

    d'uccle ~ https://www.backyardchickens.com/t/649509/ornamental-duccle
    dutch bantam ~ https://www.backyardchickens.com/t/649510/ornamental-dutch-bantam

    E

    F

    fayoumis (also layer) ~ https://www.backyardchickens.com/t/649511/ornamental-fayoumis
    frizzle (not a breed but feather type) ~ https://www.backyardchickens.com/t/649512/ornamental-frizzle

    G

    H

    hamburg (also layer) ~ https://www.backyardchickens.com/t/648683/ornamental-hamburg
    houdan ~ https://www.backyardchickens.com/t/648685/ornamental-houdan

    I

    J

    japanese bantam ~ https://www.backyardchickens.com/t/648686/ornamental-japanese-bantam

    K

    kraienoppe ~ https://www.backyardchickens.com/t/649711/ornamental-kraienoppe

    L

    la fleche ~ https://www.backyardchickens.com/t/649712/ornamental-la-fleche
    langshan ~ https://www.backyardchickens.com/t/648407/ornamental-langshan

    M

    malay ~ https://www.backyardchickens.com/t/648690/ornamental-malay
    manx rumpy ~ https://www.backyardchickens.com/t/649713/ornamental-manx-rumpy
    modern game ~ https://www.backyardchickens.com/t/649035/ornamental-modern-game

    N

    nankin ~ https://www.backyardchickens.com/t/649513/ornamental-nankin

    O

    old english game ~ https://www.backyardchickens.com/t/649516/ornamental-old-english-game
    orloff ~ https://www.backyardchickens.com/t/649998/ornamental-orloff
    orpington (also labeled as meat) ~ https://www.backyardchickens.com/t/648693/ornamental-orpington

    P

    phoenix ~ https://www.backyardchickens.com/t/649037/ornamental-phoenx
    polish ~ https://www.backyardchickens.com/t/648689/ornamental-polish
    pyncheon ~ https://www.backyardchickens.com/t/648408/ornamental-pyncheon

    Q

    R

    redcap ~ https://www.backyardchickens.com/t/649999/ornamental-redcap
    rosecomb ~ https://www.backyardchickens.com/t/649517/ornamental-rosecomb

    S

    sebright ~ https://www.backyardchickens.com/t/649518/ornamental-seabright
    serama ~ https://www.backyardchickens.com/t/650000/ornamental-serama
    showgirl ~ https://www.backyardchickens.com/t/650001/ornamental-showgirl
    sicilian buttercup ~ https://www.backyardchickens.com/t/650003/ornamental-sicilian-buttercup
    silkie ~ https://www.backyardchickens.com/t/648692/ornamental-silkie
    sizzle ~ https://www.backyardchickens.com/t/650215/ornamental-sizzle
    sultan ~ https://www.backyardchickens.com/t/650218/ornamental-sultan
    sumatra ~ https://www.backyardchickens.com/t/649036/ornamental-sumatra


    T

    turken (also known as naked necks) ~ https://www.backyardchickens.com/t/650219/ornamental-turken

    U

    V

    vorwerk bantam ~ https://www.backyardchickens.com/t/650220/ornamental-vorwerk-bantam

    W

    white faced spanish ~ https://www.backyardchickens.com/t/650221/ornamental-white-faced-spanish

    X

    Y

    yokohama ~ https://www.backyardchickens.com/t/649031/ornamental-yokohama

    Z
     
    Last edited: Apr 14, 2012
  2. hdowden

    hdowden Overrun With Chickens

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    does anyone have any questions or additions to this contest yet?
     
  3. hdowden

    hdowden Overrun With Chickens

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    we are getting close to the start of this contest/show, is everyone ready to enter their ornamental's in this?? :D
     
  4. Wensleydale Farms

    Wensleydale Farms Out Of The Brooder

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    Nankins?
     
  5. SilkieBantams

    SilkieBantams Chillin' With My Peeps

    Sep 23, 2011
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    I'm ready to enter this contest for sure.
     
  6. County Boy

    County Boy Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I'm ready.
     
  7. Silkie hen

    Silkie hen Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Ameraucana Bantam ?
     
    Last edited: Apr 10, 2012
  8. County Boy

    County Boy Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Bantam breeds in all the ones already posted?????????
     
  9. hdowden

    hdowden Overrun With Chickens

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    yes just state weather your chicken is the bantam version or the large foul version.
     
  10. hdowden

    hdowden Overrun With Chickens

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    yes i will add ameraucana's to the list
     

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