..Our Chooks

My current lovely Garden Girls


Poppy - Welsh Black (Australorp x Indian Game)
Home hatched (from CastleFarm Eggs) b.05.07.2012
Only survivor of fox attack on home hens

Poopy (right) with baldy bit from where Gloria (left) was establishing dominance




Gloria - Welsh Black (Indian Game x Australorp)
Home hatched (from CastleFarm Eggs) b.05.07.2012
Originally one of my lovely Allotmenteers, brought home to keep Poppy company. Top chook.



Sasha - Appenzeller Spitzhauben 
Bought as a day old (from Wilsons Rare Breed Poultry). 2015
Number 4 in the pecking order.



Fleur - Cuckoo Marans
Bought at about 7 weeks old (from Wylie Valley Poultry) 2015
Not sure if she's number 3 or number 2 in the pecking order.


Faye - Fayoumi
Bought at about 7 weeks old (from Wylie Valley Poultry) 2015.
Number 5 in the pecking order.

 




My current lovely Allotmenteers

Siouxie Sioux - Dorking X 
Home hatched (Flint x Mrs Flint) b05.09.2009




Henry - Welsh Black
Home Hatched (Castle Farm Eggs) b. 2012
 











Some of the Harem
Home Hatched (Castle Farm Eggs) b. 2012













The destined-for-dinner girls who instead joined the flock (hatched 2014)

Camilla
Daughter of NoraOrBatty and Henry

BigBird
Daughter of NoraOrBatty and Henry.  Was an ENORMOUS yellow chick, we assumed she must be a boy.


Green1, Green2,
Daughters of the Harem and Henry.  Not for breeding.

From 2016 hatch:

Barbara
Daughter of Henry, spitting image of Roobarb, hatched 2016.  Glorious markings.  

Ann ("Annie")Sister to Barbara. 

Older Girls:

Norah
Gorgeous girl,  daughter of Roo and either Rose or Ruby. Twin of Batty.

Harem











 

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