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by john2708
06 Aug 2014, 09:52
Forum: General & Misc
Topic: Chick hatched early
Replies: 8
Views: 2525

Re: Chick hatched early

Collected daily and stored in my incubation shed ( i have a shed dedicated to hatching and rearing it did get quite warm in there though with this hot weather

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by john2708
05 Aug 2014, 17:57
Forum: General & Misc
Topic: Chick hatched early
Replies: 8
Views: 2525

Re: Chick hatched early

Lol there off my own birds just had another hatch four days early

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by john2708
04 Aug 2014, 07:35
Forum: Pests and Predators
Topic: Mites
Replies: 6
Views: 4982

Re: Mites

I hate them I'll keep the treatment up the shed looks clear checked the birds and the still have some so it is my mission to destroy them all I hate mites/lice

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by john2708
04 Aug 2014, 07:33
Forum: General & Misc
Topic: Chick hatched early
Replies: 8
Views: 2525

Re: Chick hatched early

I know but they all went in at the same time and the rest aren't ready to hatch yet this one has and is fit and healthy

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by john2708
03 Aug 2014, 17:18
Forum: Pests and Predators
Topic: Mites
Replies: 6
Views: 4982

Re: Mites

I seem to be on top of it I cleaned the coop out jet washed it put the diatom every were and havnt seen a mite since found plenty of dead ones

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by john2708
03 Aug 2014, 17:12
Forum: General & Misc
Topic: Chick hatched early
Replies: 8
Views: 2525

Chick hatched early

One of my buff columbian brahma bantam checks has hatched seven days early never had this happen before has anyone else

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by john2708
20 Jul 2014, 20:52
Forum: Pests and Predators
Topic: Mites
Replies: 6
Views: 4982

Mites

Ok I havnt been on for awhile but I have a problem and need to find the best way to deal with it ok here goes I got mites I have red mites in my chicken shed I also have little white/ yellow ones and there's loads of em yesterday I went in the shed as it's a walk in one and came out covered in these...
by john2708
31 May 2014, 23:45
Forum: General & Misc
Topic: What breed?
Replies: 2
Views: 887

Re: What breed?

You can sex most geese by there voice males are high pitched and females low pitched i keep african and chinese both of these can be sexed by voice but also by the size of the knob on there heads with males having larger ones than females

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by john2708
28 Apr 2014, 19:09
Forum: General & Misc
Topic: Duck & geese behavior:
Replies: 1
Views: 415

Re: Duck & geese behavior:

Ye iv noticed this to my duckling get skitty after a while were as the gosling just seem to get tamer

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by john2708
26 Mar 2014, 20:07
Forum: General & Misc
Topic: Khaki cambell info??
Replies: 6
Views: 1223

Re: Khaki cambell info??

Mine are mostly noisy when there annoyed

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by john2708
25 Mar 2014, 21:57
Forum: General & Misc
Topic: Khaki cambell info??
Replies: 6
Views: 1223

Re: Khaki cambell info??

Hi i breed this breed and mine live with chickens no problem lay a nice amount of eggs and are pretty layed back ducks all so make good mums

Theys all live in in the same hut but its a big hut so there plenty of room

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by john2708
19 Mar 2014, 17:13
Forum: General & Misc
Topic: give a cockerel a home
Replies: 8
Views: 1474

Re: give a cockerel a home

Ye is a nice size

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by john2708
19 Mar 2014, 17:11
Forum: General & Misc
Topic: Duck eggs
Replies: 7
Views: 1435

Re: Duck eggs

I also have a big old Aylesbury drake luckily he is in love with my appleyard duck he isnt keen on the khakis

Just hatched a nice batch of khakis out

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by john2708
18 Mar 2014, 21:41
Forum: General & Misc
Topic: Duck eggs
Replies: 7
Views: 1435

Re: Duck eggs

Khaki campbells are fairly light breed so can get quite high my muscovey which are a hefty can go six foot plus

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by john2708
18 Mar 2014, 11:55
Forum: General & Misc
Topic: Everyone's gone broody
Replies: 5
Views: 966

Re: Everyone's gone broody

Iv got two incys working at the moment ducks hatching as we speak lets hope for the best the goldtop is on an emptie nest might give her a second chance

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