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  Topic: No eggs yet??
rgdlljames

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PostForum: Incubation, Hatching, and Peachick care   Posted: Mon May 12, 2014 3:08 pm   Subject: No eggs yet??
Well, I've used it the last couple of years and it seems to work good. It's one of the GQF cabinet incubators. Smile
  Topic: No eggs yet??
rgdlljames

Replies: 9
Views: 5102

PostForum: Incubation, Hatching, and Peachick care   Posted: Mon May 12, 2014 10:29 am   Subject: No eggs yet??
My purple hen laid the first egg last night!! Smile Whewwww! I was beginning to worry. I put it in my incubator. Smile
  Topic: No eggs yet??
rgdlljames

Replies: 9
Views: 5102

PostForum: Incubation, Hatching, and Peachick care   Posted: Tue May 06, 2014 3:42 pm   Subject: No eggs yet??
Thanks Connerhills. I sure hope they start laying......nothing yet but it's been pretty cold still. Supposed to be in the 60's and 70's this week so maybe that will jump start them. I've seen them ...
  Topic: No eggs yet??
rgdlljames

Replies: 9
Views: 5102

PostForum: Incubation, Hatching, and Peachick care   Posted: Tue Apr 29, 2014 9:38 am   Subject: No eggs yet??
Hi Everyone
I live in Northern Michigan and have 6 hens and 5 males. The males have been displaying like crazy for about 3 weeks now but not 1 egg yet. Is this normal? They started laying last y ...
  Topic: Peachick stool backup...now it's dead. :(
rgdlljames

Replies: 1
Views: 1860

PostForum: Incubation, Hatching, and Peachick care   Posted: Wed Aug 14, 2013 7:36 am   Subject: Peachick stool backup...now it's dead. :(
Hi Everyone.
I've had a few peachicks hatch and seem to be very healthy. BUT after about a week or so they seem to get a large ball of pale yellow poop caked up on their butts. I gently wash it off ...
  Topic: Tail growth??
rgdlljames

Replies: 3
Views: 3204

PostForum: Breeding and Genetics   Posted: Mon Jan 14, 2013 11:35 am   Subject: Tail growth??
Hi Everyone. I have what may be a silly question.....My boys over 2 years old (they are both about 4) have their tails almost fully grown already. Is this normal? Last summer they lost their tails ...
  Topic: Priceless..... :)
rgdlljames

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PostForum: Pea-Fun   Posted: Fri Jul 06, 2012 3:50 pm   Subject: Priceless..... :)
One of my kittens decided to wonder into the peacock aviary. Karmin decided he liked the kitten and was flirting with him. The kitty decided it was time to escape but didn't do to well. LOL

  Topic: Peahen/peacocks eating the eggs!! Help!
rgdlljames

Replies: 6
Views: 4838

PostForum: Incubation, Hatching, and Peachick care   Posted: Thu Apr 19, 2012 7:11 am   Subject: Peahen/peacocks eating the eggs!! Help!
Well, I tried the tobasco in egg trick and it worked! No more destroying thier own eggs. Smile I have put one in every other evening for the last week and have gotten 2 eggs that weren't touched. I m ...
  Topic: Peahen/peacocks eating the eggs!! Help!
rgdlljames

Replies: 6
Views: 4838

PostForum: Incubation, Hatching, and Peachick care   Posted: Wed Apr 11, 2012 1:53 pm   Subject: Peahen/peacocks eating the eggs!! Help!
Thanks for the tip....I'll try that. It is so weird where they lay them! I've found a couple that were under their perch (2x4 that is 4 feet high) so I know they laid them on there and it rolled off ...
  Topic: Peahen/peacocks eating the eggs!! Help!
rgdlljames

Replies: 6
Views: 4838

PostForum: Incubation, Hatching, and Peachick care   Posted: Wed Apr 11, 2012 7:47 am   Subject: Peahen/peacocks eating the eggs!! Help!
I have 3 adult peahens (and many males) and one of them is laying an egg about everyother day. But when I find them they are broken open and eaten. Is there anything that I can do to stop this? Las ...
  Topic: Toes turning black! HELP!
rgdlljames

Replies: 21
Views: 15294

PostForum: Health   Posted: Wed Mar 28, 2012 10:07 am   Subject: Toes turning black! HELP!
Ok, here are some recent pics....Looks like he is doing better. He is walking around better and actually walking half way normal. I have unplugged the heat tape and will get rid of it this summer. ...
  Topic: Toes turning black! HELP!
rgdlljames

Replies: 21
Views: 15294

PostForum: Health   Posted: Wed Mar 21, 2012 8:09 am   Subject: Toes turning black! HELP!
Thanks for everyones well wishing. Leonard is doing ok, still limping around. He won't go outside and appears to be plucking the feathers out on his neck under his head/beak area. only in the front ...
  Topic: Toes turning black! HELP!
rgdlljames

Replies: 21
Views: 15294

PostForum: Health   Posted: Mon Mar 19, 2012 1:38 pm   Subject: Toes turning black! HELP!
Oh My Goodness!!! Thank you SOO Much for letting me know! I will get rid of it when I get home. How horrible to have that happen to your birds. Sad Again, thank you!
  Topic: Toes turning black! HELP!
rgdlljames

Replies: 21
Views: 15294

PostForum: Health   Posted: Mon Mar 19, 2012 12:04 pm   Subject: Toes turning black! HELP!
That's what it looks like but I really don't understand how it could be.....he has stayed in his hut all winter - never saw him outside at all. Plus their roost has pipe heating tape on them covered ...
  Topic: Toes turning black! HELP!
rgdlljames

Replies: 21
Views: 15294

PostForum: Health   Posted: Mon Mar 19, 2012 7:23 am   Subject: Toes turning black! HELP!
Hi Everyone.
I noticed this weekend that my male Leonard was hobbeling around and when I looked to see why this is what I saw...

http://i1188.photobucket.com/albums/z417/rgdlljames/100_0674.jpg ...
 
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