Starting over with day olds

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by shortybull, Mar 7, 2016.

  1. shortybull

    shortybull New Egg

    Mar 27, 2014
    All my chickens got wiped out. I just started over with day olds. Mostly Orientals.

    I have Aseel's, Thai Shamo, Malay Shamo, Blk Jap Shamo a couple of red jungles and 3 Fayoumi's.

    They are 3 weeks getting feathers a little now. They came from Ideal. I still have a Roundhead roo and neighbor gave me a grey-rh hen. And theres 2 13 week white leghorns from a feed store.

    Who has any adult Orientals or chicks I can get, I am Cali must be able too ship.

    I have a white pit bull somebody fought and dumped. and a white boxer somebody dumped.

    Shortybull High Desert of California
  2. Paganrose

    Paganrose Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 23, 2010
    Albany,, Wisconsin
    Hello! Welcome to BYC!

    I too just recently restarted with day old chicks. We had a bad coon incident last winter, and took a year off of chickens. I am so happy to have them again! they are so entertaining! My chicks will be 3 weeks tommorow.

    I have an elderly 12 year old pit bull- her mom was dumped off at my mom's years ago. My girl was the runt of the litter, and I have raised her since she was 5 weeks old. It is so sad that people just abuse them and dump them. After some proper feed and care the mom was a well behaved and loyal thing- although a huge bed hog, she lived to be 14! My girl was raised around all kinds of dogs, kids, and critters and is very sweet. She will even protect the baby chicks until they decide to peck her and then she runs and hides from them.
  3. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Flockless Premium Member

    Jan 30, 2015
    Africa - near the equator
  4. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

    Jun 15, 2012
    Welcome to BYC! I'm glad you joined us! :)
  5. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

    Aug 26, 2009
    Out to pasture
    You may also want to post on the game bird threads. I know we have many, many folks raising them but, too many breed names for me to remember. Welcome to Backyard chickens.
  6. N F C

    N F C phooey! Premium Member Project Manager

    Dec 12, 2013

    Sorry to hear you lost your birds, I hope these work out for you.

    Good luck in your search for more.
  7. shortybull

    shortybull New Egg

    Mar 27, 2014
    Thanks Paganrose, CTKen, Bantamfan, Drumstick Diva and NorthFL chick.

    Good idea about checking the Cali thread.

    Just ran into a neighbor that lives about 5 miles further out than me

    say he has Ko Shamo's now.

    What are your other hobbies?

    Thanks Shortybull-----

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