can someone think off any names for my chickens!!

Discussion in 'Managing Your Flock' started by jason180sx, Jul 3, 2011.

  1. jason180sx

    jason180sx Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 26, 2011
    can someone help me pick names for my chickens
    i have 5 hens can someone name me
  2. howfunkyisurchicken

    howfunkyisurchicken Overrun With Chickens

    Apr 11, 2011
    We need some pictures! Somewhere on the forum is a great list of names people have come up with for their chickies [​IMG]
  3. PoachiesMom

    PoachiesMom Out Of The Brooder

    Jun 22, 2011
    Posting pictures may help to find the most appropriate names.

    Since we have hens, we chose all "egg" names:

    Fritata, omelet, souffle, scrambled, benedict, rottie (rotten egg), quiche, poachie (poached), foo young, custard, meringue, flan, pickled and sunny (sunny side up)
  4. serenityNH

    serenityNH Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 7, 2011
    Raymond, NH
    I'm a big into gardening so I named all my girls after flowers [​IMG]
  5. alcap

    alcap Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 19, 2011
    2 RIR wings and nuggets ,2 BA weezie and snow white, 1 SP Hamburg roo Archie,1SLW Silver Mist,and 2 AmericaunaEE Sarah Palin and Abagail Adams
  6. newlyweds

    newlyweds Pearl of the Prairie

    Mar 12, 2010
    Southeast Texas
    I love old fashioned names like: Hadlee, Bernadette, Laverne, Shirley, Colette. Just to name a few. Good luck naming, it's fun. I also have names based on personality and/or color, like pesky, ducky, buffy, Olive.
  7. cobrien

    cobrien Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 16, 2009
    Oakland, CA
    x2 for grandma names. Doris, Edna, Ethel, Gladys, Thelma, Madge, Mildred...
  8. nurseshelly

    nurseshelly Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 24, 2011
    Gilbert AZ
    x3 for grandma names ... we have Henrietta, Gertrude, Ivy, Evie, Olivia, Beatrice and Brianna (because they are sisters, I had to have two similar ones, and Brianna was the only other "b" name that fit). But now that I just saw Bernadette, that might have to be Brianna's name! My mom loves the name Mehetabell, because we have a few ancestors with that name, but ewww, can't even do that to a chicken! Hettie might be okay though. Then the Seramas are all based on singer/entertainer names.
    Last edited: Jul 3, 2011
  9. ChicKat

    ChicKat Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

    Have fun naming----

    Think of a movie, or a book or something that goes with the breed.

    I have 2 Plymouth Rocks: Hester Prinn and Priscilla Alden (only pilgrim names I could think of)

    What about R2D2 and C3PO, How's about Hermoinie, Lily, Petunia, Ginny-- what are your interests--- Jet, biplane, glider

    then there are colors, Red, Blackie, Whitey, Speckle, Goldie--- It's endless once you get started, Use your imagaination...and let us know what you decide.
  10. jeanne25

    jeanne25 Out Of The Brooder

    Apr 23, 2011
    St. Louis, MO
    We have/had eight hens! 3 Americana's that I named after my mom and her two sisters; Betty, Jeanne and Maysie. 2 barred rocks; Pearl (looks like she is wearing pearls) and Lucy, 3 RIR's; Ruby, Ethel and Goldielocks! While we were out of town, my son came over to check on the girls and found Pearl running frantically around the yard. He called us and asked how many hens we have; "I can only count 7"! Apparently something dented in the wire on the run and Jeanne and Pearl got out. We only found Jeanne's foot and some feathers!

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