What we bought thirty minutes ago... Update p. 2 - 20/06/09

Discussion in 'Pictures & Stories of My Chickens' started by Lotje, Jun 19, 2009.

  1. Lotje

    Lotje In the Brooder

    Aren't they gorgeous? [​IMG]
    One of our Cochin bantams has been broody for about 6 weeks now, so we decided to give her some very young chicks so she would stop torturing herself. We've been looking for a while, but we found some! They're only three days old, born this Wednesday.

    Four sweet little Cochin bantams! The colours will be a surprise, but I'm pretty sure we've got one "pearl grey" (don't know whether this colour exists in English, I translated it literally from Dutch [​IMG]) and one white. Possibly frizzles!

    And guess what, they're already accepted by their new mommy! [​IMG]

    Aren't they the cutest? [​IMG]
    (Pictures are a bit blurry, it's turning dark out here -- still wanted to share them..[​IMG])

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    As you can see, we're all very happy.. [​IMG]
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    Last edited: Jun 20, 2009
  2. giasmom

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    Ohhhh, those are so sweet looking. Congrats on the new babies![​IMG]
     
  3. The Wolf Queen

    The Wolf Queen Songster

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  4. noitulover

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    absolutely adorable! congratulations!
     
  5. Jolyn

    Jolyn Songster

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    That was so nice of you to get her some babies!!!![​IMG]
     
  6. CAranchgirl

    CAranchgirl In the Brooder

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    Great pictures!! They are adorable. I gave babies to a hen 2 weeks ago and might have to do it again- it is day 23 and no action from her eggs. It is so sweet how the babies are so happy to have a mommy and the mom gets so excited to think that her chicks have finally hatched.
     
  7. Year of the Rooster

    Year of the Rooster Sebright Savvy

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    They look happy to be there! [​IMG]
     
  8. vtsarahb

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    just adorable! [​IMG]
     
  9. ZooMummzy

    ZooMummzy Queen of the Zoo

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    ooohhhh I'm in love [​IMG] so very cute!
     
  10. Chicky Tocks

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    :schwoon!!! Those are precious babies and I hope everyone lives happily ever after. [​IMG] I have a broody on 5 eggs and I can't wait to see her hatch them out. She's gone broody too many times and really wants to be a mamma so I had to finally give in.
     

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