Some Seldom Seen Members of My Flock Today.. (pics)

Discussion in 'Pictures & Stories of My Chickens' started by speckledhen, Dec 7, 2009.

  1. speckledhen

    speckledhen Intentional Solitude Premium Member

    Miranda is my only Lt. Brahma, June is my EE (probably a Salmon/Blue Wheaten cross we've deduced, possible breeder mistake), Riley, Barred EE and Gracie, Delaware. And some glimpses of a few others, like poufy-headed Olivia, and Reba, my only remaining hatchery RIR who is about 4 years old.
  2. Mahonri

    Mahonri Urban Desert Chicken Enthusiast Premium Member

    May 14, 2008
    North Phoenix
    My Coop
    Beautiful birds!!

    That Light Brahma reminds me of the one we had when I was a kid, we called her "Granny".
  3. EweSheep

    EweSheep Flock Mistress

    Jan 12, 2007
    Land of Lincoln
    I love your Blue Wheaton EE;s. They got such beautiful colors!
  4. Illia

    Illia Crazy for Colors

    Oct 19, 2009
    Forks, WA
    Love your birds! Especially the interesting blue wheaten color - Never seen that on an EE, and it's quite pretty!
  5. texasgal

    texasgal Brood with an Attitude

    Apr 18, 2009
    What fat happy campers! They are beeee-autiful! [​IMG]
  6. speckledhen

    speckledhen Intentional Solitude Premium Member

    The breeder that June came from was working on the new Salmon color, but also had Blue Wheatens, so I'm figuring a Blue Wheaten roo got to a Salmon female. She was in an egg marked "Salmon", but obviously isn't that color.
  7. gritsar

    gritsar Cows, Chooks & Impys - OH MY!

    Nov 9, 2007
    SW Arkansas
    Very pretty birds. The light brahma girl is the prettiest of course. [​IMG]
  8. speckledhen

    speckledhen Intentional Solitude Premium Member

    I knew you'd like Miranda, Kat. Here is my BR, Amanda, who hasn't had a pic in ages due to a prolonged molt. She is my best barred BR hen.


    Gypsy is also at the end of her molt.

    Snow and Charlotte (Gypsy's mother) decimating the rest of the parsley plants.

    Nora, who is my only skittish Ameraucana. Well, she does want to be picked up on rare occasions, but if you don't pay attention when she wants it, she bites.


    Dutch, at the end of his molt.
  9. Year of the Rooster

    Year of the Rooster Sebright Savvy

    Jun 27, 2008
    West Central Ohio
    Riley is a gorgeous girl, speckledhen!!! [​IMG] They all look so glossy and plump, too. I bet you spoil them too much [​IMG] [​IMG]
  10. speckledhen

    speckledhen Intentional Solitude Premium Member

    I try! The molt this year made alot of very thin birds, but some of them are getting their weight back as well as feathers. I still have two or three very bare ladies, though, but they are getting extra protein daily. Riley is a stocky young lady, isn't she?

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