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    I am getting baby chickens!

    they don’t always work so be prepared to give him away. I’ve heard horror stories of roosters killing themselves or seriously injuring themselves trying to get it off, because it’s uncomfortable.
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    CryptFan May 2020 Fishforums Pet of the Month Winner!

    thye are a little bigger than 1/2 the size of a store bought egg (yuck!) I keep bantams in a separate coop just because I love their colors and size, and we do eat their eggs too. I’m actually working on a very large coop And run upgrade for the bantams right now so I can keep all the female...
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    CryptFan May 2020 Fishforums Pet of the Month Winner!

    Sorry I couldn’t give you much to read, but she is a chicken, she eats chicken food, she lives In a chicken coop and likes to do chicken things with her chicken sisters, lol!
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    CryptFan May 2020 Fishforums Pet of the Month Winner!

    King sized! More like pint sized, lol!
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    CryptFan May 2020 Fishforums Pet of the Month Winner!

    So close! I checked yesterday morning and I was in 2nd place by 1 vote then yesterday night I was 3 votes ahead! Here are some more pics of basil!
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    I am getting baby chickens!

    My “chicks” are getting so big! I don’t even remember how old they are, but they are moving out tomorrow hopefully. Normally they stay in the barn until thye are 8 weeks old then they either go i the storage room or a playpen inside the big coop, but this year I just expanded their barn pen...
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    VOTE NOW!...May 2020 Pet of the Month Contest

    This is basil and she is a hard to find calico bantam Cochin. She loves mealworms and she is a great mom! She just so happens to have a brood of chicks right now.
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    I am getting baby chickens!

    Make sure you only clip one side!
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    I am getting baby chickens!

    Oh yea that’s a cockerel! They are feathering you nicely, probably another week or two until they are fully feathered!
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    Someone help me identify this fish

    I have heard of many people catching Dalmatian mollies in Florida. That’s my guess.
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    I am getting baby chickens!

    Pics? Here are mine. I also have a broody bantam hen, she along with the rooster and another hen are a really hard to find sought after breed. They are calico Cochins! So I hopefully will have 4 pure calico Cochins hatch along with 2 Easter egger x calico Cochin and 2 completely random mixes x...
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    I am getting baby chickens!

    You have at least 2 weeks before they are fully feathered. The more you bring them outside the faster they develop their feathers.
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    I am getting baby chickens!

    Like you wold not believe! Mostly only during or after laying an egg.
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    I am getting baby chickens!

    Do you have a pic? They probably aren’t fully feathered, they are fully feathered when you can’t see any scruffiness and they look like little adult chickens.
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