Pheonix chicken from Ideal??

Discussion in 'Chicken Breeders & Hatcheries' started by IwannaBEaMERMAID, Dec 9, 2009.

  1. IwannaBEaMERMAID

    IwannaBEaMERMAID Chillin' With My Peeps

    Oct 28, 2009
    Beverly Hills, CA
    has anyone ever got phoenix chickens from Ideal? i got some cochins this year, 3 bantam..two died within a week, and two standard white pullets. anyways, next year i want to get some phoenix chickens if my dad lets me [​IMG] , pullet and straight run (i want a minimum amount of roo cuz i get emotionaly attached [​IMG] ...and then we have to give them away POOPY [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] !!! so if u can post pics of phoenix chickens you've gotten from Ideal Poultry hatchery that would be great, and tell me how u liked them and if u did get straight run, wat was you pullet to cockeral ratio TTTTHHHHAAAANNNNXXX [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
     
  2. RAREROO

    RAREROO Overrun With Chickens

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  3. Boggy Bottom Bantams

    Boggy Bottom Bantams Overrun With Chickens

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    Thanks for the plug RAREROO. Personally, nothing against Ideal, they are a great company, but if you want really nice phoenix, do get them from a private breeder, you will be much happier with the outcome on quality I am sure. I havent seen Ideals, so cant knock them, but have seen other hatchy phoenix, and they arent much different than a stanadr chicken in the tail, and that's not what I would be looking for in a longtail breed. Our white roos, at 5-6 month would have been pushing the 3-4 ' mark if it werent for breakage.
    I can get you in touch with many great breeders if you'd like, just send me a pm
    Aubrey
     
  4. bargain

    bargain Love God, Hubby & farm Premium Member

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  5. ChickenCharmer

    ChickenCharmer Chillin' With My Peeps

    I have three yokohamas from Ideal, which are similar to phoenixes, I should think. Anyway, two aren't very good quality, but one is pretty darn good! Here she is after her second molt:
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