My poor belgium chooky had the same symptoms,i really thought she was egg bound 2,she was eating lots though.
I took her to the vets,they felt around and could not feel an egg,which if egg bound they said you would feel it or see it.
She ended up having x-rays,vets were keen to find out as they did not have a great deal of knowledge…[Read more]
Thanks for all your help,in finding info on silkie breeders.
I just could not find any of the right age,then i found a breeder of Belgium Bantams,she actually had silkies but to young.
I fell in love with the belgiums and brought 2 girls home,they are beautiful.
thanks again peoples.:D
replied to the topic Wanted in ACT – bantam pekins (or cochins or sebrights) in the forum Backyard livestock 11 years, 6 months ago
Good luck with your little gems!:D
Well,i’m loving my little chookies,bloody dags they are!
Poppy and Lucy are fitting right in with the family.They are so friendly and silly,one is 5 weeks and the other is eight weeks,and they look after each. I can’t wait to see the amazing colours they will be when they are older,I’am so glad i went with the belgiums rather than the silkies or…[Read more]
I have been told you can’t make them go,they will let you know when they are ready.
Iam still waiting for my son Angus who is 2 to let me know.
Any given chance of running nude,which is once a day,he is out the door and squatting like my little dog,it is driving me crazy. He just won’t use his potty.:confused:
still no luck,i have spoken to some breeders, but they only have older hens,iam after 2 girls but around 5-7 weeks,i want them for my son so he can tame them from a young age.
HUMBUG-do you know if your friend has chicks?
GIANNA-thanks for your info maybe i will go for a drive over to baxter,and check it out.
There are the Yarra Glen…[Read more]
replied to the topic Wanted in ACT – bantam pekins (or cochins or sebrights) in the forum Backyard livestock 11 years, 7 months ago
yeah we are both in the same boat,i have been on the internet hours on end trying to find breeders for silkies and now looking for pekins,but no luck.
i have decided to go to a couple of poultry auctions,just to see what i may come across.
There is a helpful website with chooks all over the states 4 sale i think if you google farm…[Read more]