Polish Thread!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Discussion in 'Pictures & Stories of My Chickens' started by chickenman98, Jun 6, 2010.

  1. Sylvester017

    Sylvester017 Overrun With Chickens

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    Those wild birds bring everything into the yard - bacterial germs, lice, mites, worms, etc. That's the whole reason we have to spend so much money on preventive poultry care products against mites/lice/worms and spend money on vet bills for the bacterial/viral infections. There's no way to keep the wild birds away no matter how we insulate our chickens. Pigeons might be a little easier to dispose of as they are nothing more than germy flying rats. Cities around us have active pigeon irradication programs. Cutting down on the pigeons also cuts down on the frequent aerial predator problems as well. We don't have pigeons but wild Mourning Doves. There's no way to keep the Mourning Doves out of our yard as they swoop down to go after our chicken scratch mix. It's a losing battle unless you stand outside to shoo them off but they come back right away. Our Ameraucana used to chase the stray cats and doves off and finally gave up on the wild birds. You often see them all foraging together with the chickens.
     
  2. nate1the1great1

    nate1the1great1 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Ya i have 3 that everyday they come out and scratch and free range with my chickens but they keep there distance bc my Roos and ducks and geeee and peacocks get very mad if they come close to the hens but anyway and also I have like 10 to 30 rabbits that go out and run around with the chickens but the others get mad lol its hilarious seeing all the things that come
     
  3. chickenlvr123

    chickenlvr123 Out Of The Brooder

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    Here is a better pic of my little lady "peanut butter"[​IMG]
     
  4. chickenlvr123

    chickenlvr123 Out Of The Brooder

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    Here are her best friend 1- buff mixed americaunna 1- rumpless arauncaca and 1- olive egger[​IMG]
     
  5. nate1the1great1

    nate1the1great1 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    She's gorgeous i love frizzles b
    And polish and when combining AMAZING lol
     
  6. flufssilkies

    flufssilkies Chillin' With My Peeps

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    This is my only polish Styles![​IMG]
     
  7. mrchicks

    mrchicks Chillin' With My Peeps

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    All these cuties being posted! Today is the day my new polish are due to hatch. I debated lugging the incubator to work, but thought better of it.
     
  8. nate1the1great1

    nate1the1great1 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    :fl
     
  9. mrchicks

    mrchicks Chillin' With My Peeps

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    It was a long night. So far I have 1/10 shipped and 4/6 my eggs. Day 21 didn't start until 6pm last night, so we're doing good. I have 4 pips right now.
     
  10. quailtrail

    quailtrail Chillin' With My Peeps

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    @mrchicks any updates????
     

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