Pics of my BBS Orpington Chicks!! *WARNING* CUTE OVERLOAD

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by ChicknThief, Apr 28, 2008.

  1. ChicknThief

    ChicknThief Songster

    Jan 12, 2008
    Nor Cal
    Introducing part of my future breeding stock! These came from eggs from a man named Greg Marlett. He is very new to selling hatching eggs (we were his first sale) but he is honestly the NICEST breeder we have bought eggs from excepting those we have bought from on BYC. I would HIGHLY recommend him.

    Cyn, his packing wasn't as good as yours, but it was close! LOL

    His breeding stock is only a year old, but they are already gorgeous. We might even talk him into getting an account here so you can all see them. [​IMG]

    Here are the babies you pic addicts....

    Versace (pronounced vair-saw-chee) the Splash (obviously a rooster, LOL)


    Thumper the Blue


    Pez the Blue


    Tina the Blue (I think she is blue because of all the yellow on her, but what do I know, LOL )


    Genie the Blue (I also think she is blue for the same reason as Tina)


    Whoopi the Black (Look at that cute little eyebrow!! )


    Cyn, how am I doing on the color guessing? I know that from my eggs from Catalpa, I got three birds that we were sure were black. But as they began feathering out, we realized that two of them were really just a really dark blue. So I am really hoping that that is the case here, LOL.
  2. swiftfoot

    swiftfoot Songster

    Dec 23, 2007
    Blountville , TN
    oh they are so cute [​IMG]
  3. Cetawin

    Cetawin Chicken Beader

    Mar 20, 2008
    NW Kentucky
    Beautiful fuzzy butts!
  4. shortcake1806

    shortcake1806 Sassy McSassington

    Sep 11, 2007
    I have no clue as to the colors. But gosh those are sooooo cute!
  5. gumpsgirl

    gumpsgirl Crowing

    Mar 25, 2008
    What a bunch of cuties! I want a bator sooooo bad!!! I guess I am just going to have to bite the bullet so to speak, and make one of MissPrissy's bators. Thanks so much for sharing! They are adorable! [​IMG]
  6. Katy

    Katy Flock Mistress

    Very sweet babies! [​IMG]
  7. Tuffoldhen

    Tuffoldhen Flock Mistress

    Jan 30, 2007
    I have eggs from Greg in the bator at the moment, suppose to come out of the turner this Thursday...nice looking chicks......
  8. speckledhen

    speckledhen Intentional Solitude

    Jess, I've about given up on guessing some of the dark blue vs blacks. I've been fooled before with one really dark blue I had. They are really beautiful!
  9. ChicknThief

    ChicknThief Songster

    Jan 12, 2008
    Nor Cal
    Thanks everyone! I think that they are simply gorgeous, but then I am partial [​IMG]

    TuffOldHen, that is too funny. Can't wait to see your fluffer bums!

    Cyn, I went outside today and told Valentine about all of the new hunnies inside, and he seemed pleased. [​IMG] I think these girls will be a perfect match for him.
  10. MissPrissy

    MissPrissy Crowing

    May 7, 2007
    Forks, Virginia
    Oh my goodness! That is delicious cuteness you have there!

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