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!
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  2. gumpsgirl

    gumpsgirl Crowing

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    [​IMG] They are all just lovely Cyn! [​IMG]
     
  3. Heather J

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    What a beautiful group of birds you have there!
     
  4. Jennyhaschicks

    Jennyhaschicks Songster

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    Pretty birds!
     
  5. megshenhut

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    Great looking chickens, Cynthia! I love your welsummer roo. Are you keeping him?
     
  6. Tuffoldhen

    Tuffoldhen Flock Mistress

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    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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