White Topnot Black Polish?

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by nlossing, Sep 13, 2014.

  1. nlossing

    nlossing Hatching

    Nov 4, 2013
    I had ordered two from the feed store for my kids, these are the ones that are all black with a white top not, and one died when we got that really cold night, and I can't seem to find any at the hatcheries there all sold out. I was wanting to know if any of you chicken lovers had any chicks I could buy? I live in Pea Ridge AR right next door to Rogers AR. Thanks
  2. TwoCrows

    TwoCrows Bird is the Word

    Mar 21, 2011
    New Mexico, USA
    My Coop
    Hello there and welcome to BYC! [​IMG]

    Oh, I am sorry you lost one of your birds. You might stop by your state thread and chat with your chicken neighbors. Maybe someone nearby you has some of these birds or know where you can get one or more....https://www.backyardchickens.com/t/37675/arkansas-folks-speak-up

    You can also try our Buy Sell and Trade section too. Look around here for some possible leads....https://www.backyardchickens.com/f/67/buy-sell-trade

    Maybe even the Polish thread will find you some leads as well...https://www.backyardchickens.com/t/585953/i-have-to-talk-polish

    Good luck finding a buddy for your lone Polish. And we do welcome you to our flock!
  3. Kelsie2290

    Kelsie2290 Free Ranging

    Feb 18, 2011
    Hello :frow and Welcome To BYC! Sorry about the loss of your chick :hugs TwoCrows gave you some good links to check out. Good luck in your search. I think Ideal had at least straight run White Crested Black Polish available in October a few days ago.
  4. Mountain Peeps

    Mountain Peeps Change is inevitable, like the seasons

    Apr 23, 2014
    My Coop
    Welcome to BYC!! Please make yourself at home and we are here to help.
  5. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years.

    Aug 26, 2009
    Out to pasture
    White crested blacks are beautiful birds. If you buy straight run you will most certainly have some roosters to deal with.
  6. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Crowing

    May 14, 2014
    Welcome to BYC. Glad you decided to join our flock. I'm sorry about the loss of your Black Crested White Polish. Definitely post on the links that TwoCrows has provided for you. Please feel free to ask any questions you may have. We are here to help in any way we can. Good luck in getting more WCBPs.
  7. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Crowing

    Jul 24, 2013
    Welcome to BYC! [​IMG]We're glad to have you.

    I'm sorry for the loss of the chick! I hope you can find some more of the same breed!
  8. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Crowing

    Jul 24, 2013
    [​IMG] Glad you joined us!

    I'm sorry for the loss of the chick! [​IMG] Good luck in finding some more.
  9. nlossing

    nlossing Hatching

    Nov 4, 2013
    Thanks to everyone. Its kind of funny really had a hen sitting on eggs when these chicks arrive from the feed store. Four days later my hen hatched four little chicks I've always read and research that you could introduce chicks to a mama hen at night as long as they were all around the same age so she took the babies that really helped me out no more lights or cleaning out bedding I bought the top knots for my kids because their friend had one running around their farm, and they fell in love with it so I thought it would be interesting to have them never had them before we ended up with a couple top notch the golden ones too but we lost one of our black ones and I wanted to replace it just to make sure that we get a hen and not all roosters. Thanks again i'll chech out the links.
  10. LIChickens

    LIChickens Chirping

    Jun 8, 2014
    Long Island, NY
    Welcome to BYC!

    You will find a lot of good information here. Keep on asking questions and you will get many good answers.

    You may also want to read the FAQ below.

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