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We have new babies....! PICS ADDED..! (scroll down) forgot to resize

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by KingsCalls, Jan 25, 2008.

  1. KingsCalls

    KingsCalls Chillin' With My Peeps

    Oct 22, 2007
    New Market,Tn.
    Day 20 and we have new babies! Silkies (parents are a black hen and blue roo) and bantam Orps (parents are both blue). The 1st Orp is a splash I'm pretty sure..he is very light creamy with a gray tint and the 1st silkie is very dark but, not sure if he is black or blue. My wife was sending me pics on my cell phone all day. I will get pics ASAP....2 more have pipped (1 silkie and 1 orp) and have 7 more that have not pipped yet. I'm SO excited!
     
    Last edited: Jan 25, 2008
  2. cherndon712

    cherndon712 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 1, 2008
    WY
    Congrats!! Can you take pics?! [​IMG]
     
  3. Pinenot

    Pinenot Chillin' With My Peeps

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    [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] I think your the 4th with babies today. We are hatching them today!!!!
     
  4. BamaChicken

    BamaChicken Orpingtons Bama Style

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    Well hurry up with pics. We want to see them.
     
  5. speckledhen

    speckledhen Intentional Solitude Premium Member

    Congrats, Jeff! [​IMG]
     
  6. KingsCalls

    KingsCalls Chillin' With My Peeps

    Oct 22, 2007
    New Market,Tn.
    OK........it's starting to look like a circus, with all the colors and all..! I am going to Wal-Mart to put pics on a disk and will post them soon. We have what looks to be 1..blue silkie, 1 splash bantam orp, 1 black silkie and 1 white silkie so far and more to come.....yipee
     
  7. Wildsky

    Wildsky Wild Egg!

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    We need pic's!!!!!!


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  8. skeeter

    skeeter Chillin' With My Peeps

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    good job was that out of your new bator you made?
     
  9. KingsCalls

    KingsCalls Chillin' With My Peeps

    Oct 22, 2007
    New Market,Tn.
    Got somepics of the new babies....[​IMG][​IMG][​IMG][​IMG][​IMG] The chick on the right in the 4th pic and the chick in the 5th pic is the Orpington chick...very light, I'm guessing splash.
     
  10. Justino

    Justino ♪♫ Rockin' Rooster ♪♫

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    lucky!!!my silkies are due on febuary 8~!~!~! Test egg on feb 2
     

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