Friday, July 22, 2016

Bantam become balder

My neighbor bought a couple of beautiful white banyak chicken. The Roster looks very good and he often crow every morning. The cople live at an iron rounding cage.
I am hubdred percent sure that the roosters was bot hald. He has complete neck feather. Recently, I have seen the feather losses. Fortunately, the hen does not suffer feather losses. Perhasp the carin g of the chicken is veru bad. I often see the manure below the cage. Rarely the ownwrs clean the cage.
Perhaps the chicken food also influencebthe necke feather. I suspect that the chicken that has bad chicken food. Perhaps you can tell me whyvthe chicken become balder

Tuesday, July 19, 2016

The bantam Roster become bald

My neighbor bought a couple of beautiful white banyak chicken. The Roster looks very good and he often crow every morning. The cople live at an iron rounding cage.
I am hubdred percent sure that the roosters was bot hald. He has complete neck feather. Recently, I have seen the feather losses. Fortunately, the hen does not suffer feather losses. Perhasp the carin g of the chicken is veru bad. I often see the manure below the cage. Rarely the owner clean the cage.
Perhaps the chicken food also influencebthe necke feather. I suspect that the chicken that has bad chicken food. Perhaps you can tell me why the chicken become bald?

Sunday, December 13, 2015

Egyptian Swift Pigeon



One of descent of rock pigeon or Columba Livia also lives in Egypt. The performance is little bit different to the ancestors. It has small beak like half beak or pouter pigeon or the short beak. The bird also has long wing and tail feather.
The color of the bird is beautiful. It is swift in color as guess its name. The feet are short and have no plumage or we call it featherless shank.
People raise the bird as fancy pigeon. The bird can be trained as the homing pigeon too. The bird is also good flyer that can maneuver in sky. 

Read More:

Sunday, November 29, 2015

Barne Halfback



As guest its name the bird comes from the Bern, Switzerland. The bird comes from the city and the canton of Bern. Though it comes from Swiss, but it is not similar to other Swiss pigeon because the body of the halfback is bigger than other Swiss pigeon. The origin of the bird IS Turkish. Turkish Ottoman that region was not far from the East because The Turkish region included the Balkan region.
The Halfback head is round and it is different to most Swiss Pigeon. They have orange eye that is surrounded by red eye cere. The beak is big and it is black and pale in color.
The Berne is a good flyer but the hobbyist keeps it as show bird. The bird has beautiful plumage color. Only two variation color that is admitted; either red-white or black-white.The head color is solid black with some little white spots.
This species is endangered and it is not famous like other fancy pigeon.   

Sunday, November 15, 2015

Saxon Field Pigeon



Saxon is one of show pigeon though it is not famous as fancy pigeon. The Saxon has beautiful plumage which is thick that is good for the cold climate. There are feathered on the legs that is called muff. That makes the bird different from others pigeon.
There is some variation of the Saxon field pigeon such as Saxon breast pigeon, Saxon monk, Saxon white tail, Saxon priest, Saxon spot and Saxon reverse wing.

The performance of the bird is similar to its ancestor rock doves except its muff. There is some variation color such as: Black with bars. This bird has black color and two strip bars at the each wing. The neck color is black greenish.
There is yellow with white bars. This bird has yellow color and two strip bars at the each wing. There are blue with black bars, ash blue that similar to blue with black bar, Meil and Ash Red.

Wednesday, November 4, 2015

Is Pigeon Need to Bath?



My friend used to bath his pigeon very morning. He said that bathing the pigeon can help the pigeon remember its house. I cannot believe it.  In the wild pigeon did not bath. They just use sand to clean its plumage.
Bathing can clean the plumage and it may kill the mite or the diseases. It is not difficult to bath the pigeon. We just spray the bath and scrub the plumage with our hand.  Do not forget to scrub the armpit that mite often hide behind it. After that you can hang the bird so it get the sun light.

Monday, October 26, 2015

White Sumatra: a variant of Sumatra Chicken



My father has raised some white Sumatra that comes from dark hen and black white roosters. Perhaps rosters or the hen has derived some white plumage genetics to its chick. I love the white chicken and it is better than its parents.
Though the standard perfection does not recognize White Sumatra but there is some Sumatra chicken. If you walk to Sumatra, you can find it. The white is nit different to black or the blue. They have long tail and longer body. However my chicken’s tail is not long as the common Sumatra. The tails does not touch the land. The head is medium size with the small pea above its head. The face color is red blood and there is no plumage in the head. They have featherless yellow shanks. The chicken is not a fighter. They must be loss when they side a pit chicken.
The chicken is not tame because my father rise in free range. It is very difficult to catch the chicken. We can catch the chicken when they enter their coop. if we chase the chicken, they will run to the garden. The hen is a god sitter. The color of egg shell is cream. The hen can lays up to 12 eggs in a clutch. The hen hatch the eggs alone and raise the chick alone. 
The Sumatra may be not good as the chicken exhibition because the color is not good as the black or blue. It has just single spurs. My father chicken is not special like Sumatra chicken in United States. He raise it for the meat stock only. My father raises it in free range. He just feed the chicken with pollard and some rice. They find the feed n the ground. They must get the various chicken feed such as grass, weed, cricket, insect, worm and else.