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I am a 42 year old woman that is about as happy and content as one person can be. My husband of 21 years and our 15 year old daughter live on five and a half acres out in the country. We moved from the city four years ago and never looked back. I homeschool our daughter. We also love our animals. Our daughter has a miniature horse and two rabbits. We also have a border collie, two cats (again), two pot belly pigs, four peafowl, three emus, 2 llamas and an undetermined number of chickens, lets just say ohhh about 200. I have many breeds, from layers to fancy chickens. I love poultry shows, I love fowl in general as I have come to find out through having more than just chickens. Chickens will always be my first love though. I do show some of my birds occasionally.

Tuesday, February 26, 2008

I Wanted To Take This One Home

There are some birds, that I just instantly fall in love with. Not many, but some, you just want to take them home and love them and keep them for yourself. This guy was one of those.

He is a bantam Polish white roo. He stood oh I would say about about a foot and a half tall...give or take a few inches. I had a time taking is picture as he was looking all around, back and forth, this way and that way. He was just so handsome. Maybe I should have found out who he belonged to and asked to buy them. That is how I came to have Coco and Kuckoo. They were in the show last year...and the kid sold them to me. My regret about that is...he said he was getting out of polish and into giant cochins..so he was selling his whole flock of polish..and wanted to know if I wanted them. Should have said yes...should have.

 

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Me thinks I am leaning toward a new favorite kind of bird...Polish, and Sultans...along with Giant Cochins. ;)

12 comments:

ally123130585918 said...

Kelly I could fall in love with them as well ~ they are beautiful ~ Ally x

plieck30 said...

Awww I think they are all your favorites. Paula

madcobug said...

I can see why you wanted him, he is beautiful. Thanks for sharing your pictures. Helen

nay0114 said...

Very handsome fella.. you should have asked for him.
Take care, Chrissie

breakaway1968 said...

OH how adorable!  I can see why you would fall in love!  

nelishianatl said...

He would've been so hard to resist.  Don't we always kick ourselves when we look back in hindsite with our 20/20 vision?  

Nelishia
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bojgill4375 said...

He sure looks pretty and white! I had a pet rooster when a kid around 7. lol He came in the house in the beginning. lol Lived on the farm. Blessings, Janie

sunnybethe said...

WoW, he is beautiful.  He reminds me of my little mop haired maltese!  
wierd, I know...Bethe    

mcknansmom said...

i am sharing your pics with Savanna and she loves this one. She said, that is NOT a rooster!  I said, yes it is!!!!!

wwfbison said...

I see why he stole your heart, he is a beauty.  Their feathers are so cool - they look so downy.
xx
Lisa

deshelestraci said...

Just popping in to say hi.  He is a handsome bird.
Traci

rdautumnsage said...

Me, thinks you would have some of them all if you could...(winks) He is a galent gentleman though...(Hugs) Indigo

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