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by Sandrine
Mon Nov 05, 2018 7:28 am
Forum: Incubating, Hatching, Rearing Chicks & Growers
Topic: Help working out breed please?
Replies: 32
Views: 1640

Re: Help working out breed please?

@tweetypie As far as I can work out New Hampshire Red. Very shiny coat! Absolutely love his colours. To say that we had to rescue him from one particularly aggressive hen the day he hatched. I fed him with a pipette, and was really not sure that he was going to make the night... He's come a long way...
by Sandrine
Sun Nov 04, 2018 9:41 am
Forum: Ancona
Topic: Ancona Chicks
Replies: 8
Views: 605

Re: Ancona Chicks

I know right! Tom is a proper Casanova lol :D :D
by Sandrine
Sat Nov 03, 2018 1:11 pm
Forum: Pekin Bantams
Topic: Photos of Pekin Bantams
Replies: 6
Views: 5085

Re: Photos of Pekin Bantams

Here is another photo of Peep my black mottled pekin bantam... Our young Ancona rooster's favourite girlfriend lol
by Sandrine
Sat Nov 03, 2018 1:04 pm
Forum: Incubating, Hatching, Rearing Chicks & Growers
Topic: Help working out breed please?
Replies: 32
Views: 1640

Re: Help working out breed please?

A couple more pictures I have just taken... I have posted more photos of the young Ancona's in the chicken breeds section.
by Sandrine
Sat Nov 03, 2018 12:56 pm
Forum: Ancona
Topic: Ancona Chicks
Replies: 8
Views: 605

Re: Ancona Chicks

16 ½ week Bantam Anconas
by Sandrine
Sat Nov 03, 2018 12:32 pm
Forum: Incubating, Hatching, Rearing Chicks & Growers
Topic: Help working out breed please?
Replies: 32
Views: 1640

Re: Help working out breed please?

I hope those photos are good enough... I'll get some more done today otherwise... Last night I had to intervene because as per one of the photos Peckford was stood on the ladder whilst everyone else was tucked away in the caravan (as we call their coop). Peep (one of the original hens, a smooth peki...
by Sandrine
Thu Nov 01, 2018 8:17 pm
Forum: Incubating, Hatching, Rearing Chicks & Growers
Topic: Help working out breed please?
Replies: 32
Views: 1640

Re: Help working out breed please?

Well,... Would you believe it Peckford is 16 weeks and I'm still none the wiser at working out if it's Mr or Miss!!! Peckford seems to be a New Hampshire Red Bantam, and she or he has some beautiful long green feathers on the tail, but the crown is no bigger than the other hens. The noise is more li...
by Sandrine
Thu Oct 18, 2018 1:14 pm
Forum: Any Other Discussion About Chickens
Topic: Cockerels flatmates
Replies: 0
Views: 333

Cockerels flatmates

Hi All, A while ago I posted about my 4 chicks who have hatched in July week commencing the 9th, and what gender they were, what breed there are... Well all this time we thought we had 3 hens and 1 cockerel... but turns out that we have 2 hens (both bantam Anconas, Tilly and Tiny) and 2 cockerels (b...
by Sandrine
Wed Oct 03, 2018 9:39 pm
Forum: Quail Forum
Topic: Chinese Painted Quails Advice please
Replies: 6
Views: 908

Re: Chinese Painted Quails Advice please

Not quite managed to get pictures worth posting on here yet (Charley and Martha move too much! lol) but I am very happy to let you know that they are now back to normal and looking even happier than before.... Charley has all his red feathers back and looks so handsome now again :-) I was getting re...
by Sandrine
Wed Oct 03, 2018 9:20 pm
Forum: Incubating, Hatching, Rearing Chicks & Growers
Topic: Help working out breed please?
Replies: 32
Views: 1640

Re: Help working out breed please?

They definitely are a handful!!!! One way of putting it lol And Tom has found his cockledoodledoo as well,... Let's hope the neighbours don't mind lol

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