UK chicken lovers?

Discussion in 'Where am I? Where are you!' started by chookiemama, Oct 12, 2011.

  1. chookiemama

    chookiemama New Egg

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    HI, Any UK chicken lovers out there? Everyone seems to be in the USA! Fantastic site though, great for helping me out. Still a newbie to the chicken world, and need all the help I can get. [​IMG]
     
  2. LittleChickenLady

    LittleChickenLady Chillin' With My Peeps

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    My boyfriend and I want to move to the UK soooo bad.

    Feel free to PM me anytime if you have questions.
    If I can't help, I can point you in the right direction. [​IMG]
     
  3. kays chicks

    kays chicks Chillin' With My Peeps

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    hi cookiemama , im from derby uk my name is kay welcome to backyarders everyone i speak to are lovely and helpful . where are you from ?
     
  4. layalittleeggfo

    layalittleeggfo Out Of The Brooder

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    nice to find 2 UK peeps :)

    im in manchester, new to chickens had them about 9weeks, came onhere for some advice on a hen we though was a cockerel and it is, uploaded the pics of our 3 other hens to find out we have a 50/50 split 2 hens 2 cockerels, im trying to rehome the cockerels but so far no look,

    do you know of anywhere???

    Anna
     
  5. kays chicks

    kays chicks Chillin' With My Peeps

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    hi anna , try an advert on preloved or pets4homes i always lookon there and i have bought some from people off there . i do know a farm in doncaster but maybe to far for you to travel , she will have them for free . i have just got rid of my silkie roo to a small holding near me i just knocked on there door and she said to bring him tomo which im pleased about . they have all sorts kay
     
  6. klondike24680

    klondike24680 Out Of The Brooder

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    Hey my name is Gina Ringley and I come from a long history of british reletives, I own chickens now in wyoming but only 3.
     
  7. kays chicks

    kays chicks Chillin' With My Peeps

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    hi gina , i was told only 3 , ........husband ' i wouldnt get anymore than 3 kay ' lol i have on last count 25 and 7 eggs due to hatch today [​IMG] husband has given in as he loves them [​IMG]
     
  8. layalittleeggfo

    layalittleeggfo Out Of The Brooder

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    hi

    found a good home for them both in macclesfield they will go to live their cockerel days free range with a load of hens :) taking them this week


    now need the look out for 3 more hens asap approx the same age as the 2 remaining hens are now
     
  9. kays chicks

    kays chicks Chillin' With My Peeps

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    try pets4homes and preloved if you want more hens , there is always a nice selection on there , my roo goes to a farm today :0( would keep if i lived in the country , im just waiting to win the lotto lol
     
  10. layalittleeggfo

    layalittleeggfo Out Of The Brooder

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    yeah been on prelved

    will be picking 3 more up this weekend, hopefully all will be hens



    mine are mixed breeds have you all gone for pure breeds so to speak??
     

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