Suggestions for: toddler friendly heritage or rare chicken

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by 1SkyBird, Mar 28, 2018.

  1. leghorn, pekin, Faverolle, Cochin, Hamburg, Campine, Wyandotte

    3 vote(s)
    50.0%
  2. Any other suggestions or is there a stand out on the list

    3 vote(s)
    50.0%
Multiple votes are allowed.
  1. 1SkyBird

    1SkyBird In the Brooder

    5
    13
    21
    Mar 28, 2018
    thankyou
     
    cavemanrich and 007Sean like this.
  2. Abriana

    Abriana Spicy Sugar Cookie

    4,639
    45,575
    1,127
    Apr 26, 2017
    Fools Gold
    Bantams are great breeds for kids. While they are little, they are durable and easy for kids to handle without hurting them. However, the roosters can be extremely feisty and mean, I guess it makes up for their size. You will want to keep them in a run so they will stay safe.
     
    N F C and 007Sean like this.
  3. Texas Kiki

    Texas Kiki Egg Pusher

    67,366
    279,154
    1,912
    Jul 31, 2015
    Houston, TX
    My Coop
    N F C and 007Sean like this.
  4. 1SkyBird

    1SkyBird In the Brooder

    5
    13
    21
    Mar 28, 2018
    thankyou the jubilee sounds like a very special bird as are the other suggestions
     
    007Sean and puffypoo22 like this.
  5. chicken4prez

    chicken4prez Crowing

    3,197
    4,552
    457
    Jun 14, 2015
    Ontario, Canada
    Welcome to BYC! Please make yourself comfortable. :D
     
    N F C and 007Sean like this.
  6. Alaskan

    Alaskan The Frosted Flake

    you are welcome.

    I have had both and my boys loved them. Both of those breeds put up with much more snuggles than any other breed we have had. (we have never had silkies)
     
    N F C and 007Sean like this.
  7. angeldevil0271

    angeldevil0271 Chirping

    92
    206
    86
    Mar 26, 2018
    Lakewood WA
    Welcome! :welcome
     
    N F C and 007Sean like this.
  8. Teila

    Teila Bambrook Bantams

    G'Day from a very soggy FNQ 1SkyBird :frow Welcome!

    As you have already received some good advice, I will just add that I hope you enjoy being a BYC member. There are lots of friendly and very helpful folks here so not only is it overflowing with useful information it is also a great place to make friends and have some fun.

    BYC has Topic of the Week discussions which I have found to be a great resource, informative and sometimes entertaining; so definitely worth checking out.

    Including your general location on your profile will assist others. Location, climate, season etc can be important factors when members are responding to any questions you may have and vice versa.

    As Pork Pie suggested, you might want to also visit the Aussie Thread and pop in and say hello.

    You may also be interested in these links:
     
    007Sean likes this.

BackYard Chickens is proudly sponsored by: