Tell me – Does this nest make my butt look big? Really!

Discussion in 'Pictures & Stories of My Chickens' started by HorseFeatherz NV, Sep 17, 2009.

  1. HorseFeatherz NV

    HorseFeatherz NV Eggink Chickens

    Does this nest make my butt look big?


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    This is Versace – a 2 year old Splash Orpington Roo. Versace was testing out the nest boxes while our Buff Orpington Pullet Buffy was laying in the recycle box.


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    Blondie (White Cochin) patiently waiting for the recycle box to be empty. Blondie has gone broody and is managing to talk EVERYONE into laying in “her” box so she can set their eggs. ( Soon Blondie soon, Gumpgirls eggs will be here and you can hatch adorable Orpingtons.)


    So…Versace asks……Does it?


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    (I told him it DID!)
     
  2. Year of the Rooster

    Year of the Rooster Sebright Savvy

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    That last picture is great! [​IMG] You should enter it in the Pic of the Week contest! He's very beautiful.
     
  3. 19hhbelgian

    19hhbelgian Pigs DO Fly!!

    Apr 9, 2009
    New Tripoli PA
    Too much! He is very handsome [​IMG] I figured it was going to be a cochin hen facing backwards or something... Then I clicked and saw a roo [​IMG]
     
  4. Buff Hooligans

    Buff Hooligans Scrambled

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    I love the title and I love the photo! He's a very handsome chicken!
     
  5. gwennym

    gwennym Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Too funny !
     
  6. insiderart

    insiderart Obviously Insane

    Apr 30, 2009
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    I love it when hens stand in que for one particular box. Cracks me up!
     
  7. easttxchick

    easttxchick Lone Star Call Ducks

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    Those are some beautiful birds. Love it!
     
  8. HorseFeatherz NV

    HorseFeatherz NV Eggink Chickens

    Thank you all. He is quite a character. “New” to us from a BYC member, he is out of quarantine for about 10 days and working hard to woo our girls and steal them from 4 Bantam cockerels. I have not yet “merged” him and his two original girls into the coop; they still sleep in the q “coop” but are out loose during the day. As soon as I open the gate, Versace RACES to the front yard to find the young girls………….leaving the 2 older ones to fend for themselves.

    Working on his looks.

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    Hard work to look this good

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    Being environmentally aware, he likes to bathe together – here with the two “older” girls (2 year old - EE Chloe left and Cochin Sylvia right)

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  9. Chicky Tocks

    Chicky Tocks [IMG]emojione/assets/png/2666.png?v=2.2.7[/IMG] Ru

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    [​IMG] He is a beautiful roo! But he looks absolutely dead in that second dustbath picture. [​IMG]
     
  10. TennesseeTruly

    TennesseeTruly Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 5, 2009
    Church Hill, TN
    He is absolutely stunning and what a personality!!!! I love him!!!

    Laurie
     

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