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#21 User is offline   REDCHEQHEN 

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Posted 6 January 2018 - 21:11 PM

View Postdal2, on 6 January 2018 - 20:14 PM, said:

Well done....did you remember to take the water away and sit them in the heat?

Yes - and I washed their flights and did their feet last night - and had to change the shavings and do their feet again this morning. They were fine without a drink. And were fed and watered when I got home at 3.

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Posted 6 January 2018 - 21:15 PM

View PostREDCHEQHEN, on 6 January 2018 - 20:11 PM, said:

Yes - and I washed their flights and did their feet last night - and had to change the shavings and do their feet again this morning. They were fine without a drink. And were fed and watered when I got home at 3.

Champion....well done

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Posted 6 January 2018 - 21:59 PM

Watched a very successful fancier who when he put his birds in the pen in Blackpool put water in to them in the afternoon then went back in before the judging started and took the water out so that the opposite from what is getting advised on here

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Posted 6 January 2018 - 22:15 PM

View Postdms5686, on 6 January 2018 - 21:59 PM, said:

Watched a very successful fancier who when he put his birds in the pen in Blackpool put water in to them in the afternoon then went back in before the judging started and took the water out so that the opposite from what is getting advised on here


Donald, your being very modest.You can definitely turn the doos out well for a show
Derek Hay, Kirkintilloch

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Posted 6 January 2018 - 22:19 PM

View PostDelboy, on 6 January 2018 - 22:15 PM, said:

Donald, your being very modest.You can definitely turn the doos out well for a show

It was inch bros from Blackburn who did this felt they were the best considering there small team so thought what was being put on here was leading people astray that's why i mentioned this

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Posted 6 January 2018 - 22:25 PM

View Postdms5686, on 6 January 2018 - 22:19 PM, said:

It was inch bros from Blackburn who did this felt they were the best considering there small team so thought what was being put on here was leading people astray that's why i mentioned this


They were top notch at the shows,they were always at the top in the Lothian and Fauldhouse shows.Same as yourself, first class birds.
Derek Hay, Kirkintilloch

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Posted 6 January 2018 - 22:28 PM

View PostDelboy, on 6 January 2018 - 22:25 PM, said:

They were top notch at the shows,they were always at the top in the Lothian and Fauldhouse shows.Same as yourself, first class birds.


Yes no fanciers of that quality showing anymore

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Posted 7 January 2018 - 08:00 AM

View Postdms5686, on 6 January 2018 - 20:59 PM, said:

Watched a very successful fancier who when he put his birds in the pen in Blackpool put water in to them in the afternoon then went back in before the judging started and took the water out so that the opposite from what is getting advised on here

Remember them well . Once gifted me a cheq hen when a was a Bairn. Smasher so it was. Am only telling us how I done it and that's how it was done by the undoubted best of his time Mr R Graham....many roads .

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Posted 7 January 2018 - 08:35 AM

View PostDelboy, on 6 January 2018 - 21:25 PM, said:

They were top notch at the shows,they were always at the top in the Lothian and Fauldhouse shows.Same as yourself, first class birds.

They were top fliers at 360 and upwards

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Posted 7 January 2018 - 09:57 AM

View Postnovo10, on 7 January 2018 - 08:35 AM, said:

They were top fliers at 360 and upwards


Aye, I remember Del. They definitely looked the part.
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