Wont Be Chicks Much Longer..RIR, Welsummer, BR, BO 13 WKS (Pics)

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by speckledhen, Jul 25, 2008.

  1. speckledhen

    speckledhen Intentional Solitude

    Just a few babies in the nursery pen today. I wanted to show BamaChicken some of her grandchicks, the RIR pullets. And Carri & Jody, here's Nugget. She's getting much bigger now-started out as a little smidge of a girl. The pretty Easter Egger in pic #6 is June, who is a month older than the rest of them. She's not too far from laying now. The Welsummer cockerel thinks she's hot stuff, too. She flew on my head yesterday to escape!
  2. gumpsgirl

    gumpsgirl Crowing

    Mar 25, 2008
    [​IMG] They are all just lovely Cyn! [​IMG]
  3. Heather J

    Heather J Songster

    May 29, 2008
    What a beautiful group of birds you have there!
  4. Jennyhaschicks

    Jennyhaschicks Songster

    May 3, 2008
    Pretty birds!
  5. megshenhut

    megshenhut Songster

    Jun 21, 2007
    Central Colorado
    Great looking chickens, Cynthia! I love your welsummer roo. Are you keeping him?
  6. Tuffoldhen

    Tuffoldhen Flock Mistress

    Jan 30, 2007
    Boy they really are growing up.....I have 5 of Julies Buffs now and only 1 is a cockeral...thats sweet.....
  7. speckledhen

    speckledhen Intentional Solitude

    That Welsummer roo and three pullets belong to amazondoc. He's a friendly sort, lots of personality. And he's huge for his age, seems to me. He's a bit banged up around his mouth and comb because he and my Black Ameraucana pullet, Gypsy, fight through the fence.
    Sandy, I didnt get any Buffs from Julie's eggs, just the RIRs hatched. From Jody's, I got three and only one was a pullet, little Nugget. One of the RIR pullets is a large girl with very thick legs and seems to be the head lady of this group.

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