Another newbie

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by ziL, Oct 9, 2011.

  1. ziL

    ziL Chillin' With My Peeps

    Oct 9, 2011
    Oswego County, NY
    Hi! I live in NY and have a flock of 11 chickens, all of which are cockerals and pullets. I have two Brahma cross cockerals, one of them is probably a Rhode Island Red cross and is called Red (I know it's not very creative [​IMG] ) and the other is a mottled pattern I think. His name is Marvin and he is a very... unique in appearance. I also have a Brahma cross pullet. She is black with white marks on her chest and was named Blackie (I didn't name her). I have two grey (I think it's supposed to be called blue, but that implies that they're dyed) Silkies. One Silkie is a cockeral and the other I hope is a pullet, it crows but acts like hen, and I have heard of crowing hens. I have two Polish chickens, a Golden Laced pullet called Zarra and a White Crested Black cockeral called Phillip. I have four Bantam chickens, two cockerals and two pullets. The two cockerals are Frizzles, the black one is named Sargeant and the red is Houdini. The two pullets are a Barred Cochin called Princess and a red that didn't get the frizzling gene called Susie. I hope to get an incubater soon and see some genetics at work [​IMG] I know it's too many cockerals, but honestly they are all angels and it sort of works out as breeding pairs.
  2. theoldchick

    theoldchick The Chicken Whisperer Premium Member

    May 11, 2010
  3. dawg53

    dawg53 Humble Premium Member

    Nov 27, 2008
    Jacksonville, Florida
    Welcome to BYC.
  4. kidcody

    kidcody Overrun With Chickens

    [​IMG] [​IMG] from WA. glad you joined us [​IMG] [​IMG]
  5. Nic&Chickies

    Nic&Chickies Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aug 23, 2010
    New Britain, CT
    Quote:Creative? So what! One of my first 3 chickens was a RIR, and her name was Red. At times I make a point of naming my chickens based on their breed. (Still workin' on naming three, that's in another post/thread)
  6. greymane

    greymane Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jun 2, 2011
    Snyder County, PA
    [​IMG] from the Finger Lakes of New York! So glad to have you with us!

  7. Imp

    Imp All things share the same breath- Chief Seattle


    It's OK, I named my RIR Rhodie.

  8. guinea fowl galore

    guinea fowl galore Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 12, 2009
    Welcome to BYC [​IMG]
  9. jtbrown

    jtbrown Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 30, 2011
    Southeastern Ohio
    Welcome [​IMG]. Glad you are here [​IMG]
  10. NonnasBabies

    NonnasBabies Muddy Acre Farms Premium Member

    Sep 20, 2009
    On the Farm!
    [​IMG] & [​IMG] from Louisiana!! Glad you joined!! [​IMG]

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