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PostPosted: Fri Jul 14, 2017 10:38 pm 
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Thought I'd share some pics of a few of my Croad Langshans

Reggie - rooster - son of Reggy (Rooster Eggy)
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Reg Jnr - cockerel - son of Reggie
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PostPosted: Sat Jul 15, 2017 1:22 am 
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They are a lovely breed aren't they. I have two hens here named Soft and Gentle respectively and am very fond of the gentle giants. :-)


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PostPosted: Sat Jul 15, 2017 9:45 am 
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Those names are perfect. If they weren't so heavy they would be a super easy breed to handle.


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PostPosted: Sat Jul 15, 2017 2:14 pm 
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Sue that last photo of pullet i thought at first was cockerel as looks like pointed saddle feathers :hmmm: , they look good and solid, what weights are they..


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PostPosted: Thu Jul 27, 2017 1:01 am 
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Mycoola re the last pic. - definitely pullet - she's about the same age as the cockerel.
The standards say (female) "Tail may have two feathers slightly curved and projecting about 2.5 cm beyond the rest" I haven't seen this before but will be interested to see if that's whats happening with the "pointy saddle feathers".

I'll weigh them hopefully in a couple of days and will show a couple at Canberra Queanbeyan in early August.


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PostPosted: Sat Jul 29, 2017 9:11 am 
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Looking great, especially the hen in the top picture.

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PostPosted: Sat Jun 16, 2018 11:46 pm 
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I took some Croads to Goulburn Show today. As I expected, the only ones there so they went into the AOV Large Softfeather class.
Pretty chuffed, !st for the Cock, 1st and 2nd for two hens and 3rd for a pullet


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PostPosted: Sun Jun 17, 2018 7:19 am 
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Well done Sue and the croads :-D

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Well done! They’re lovely :)

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PostPosted: Sun Jun 17, 2018 3:47 pm 
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Congratulations!
And thank you for the pics.

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Lovely! Congrats!!
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