Chris from Goodyear az

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by clockridge86, Sep 2, 2014.

  1. clockridge86

    clockridge86 Out Of The Brooder

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    New to chickens picked up my first 2 last week. Believe on is a RIR and other a mix of some sort.

    I built the coop my self[​IMG][​IMG] hopefully it works out.

    But ...... From what I have been reading I'm a little scared I have Roos can anyone tell me fore sure and maybe the breed of the mix?[​IMG]
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  2. TwoCrows

    TwoCrows Show me the way old friend... Staff Member

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    Hello there and welcome to BYC! [​IMG]

    So glad you could join our community! I am not that good with breeds I don't keep. But I can tell you that the bird on the right in the last pic IS a pullet. If these birds are the same age, then I will say they are both pullets. How old are they?

    You might want to post these pics in our What Breed and Gender section for more help...https://www.backyardchickens.com/f/15/what-breed-or-gender-is-this

    There will be others stopping by to welcome you that will know more than me! :)

    Enjoy your new birds and welcome to our flock!
     
  3. clockridge86

    clockridge86 Out Of The Brooder

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    i was told 3-4 months old but being new i just took their word for it……… good to know at least one is a pullet.
     
  4. Mountain Peeps

    Mountain Peeps Change is inevitable, like the seasons Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! Please make yourself at home and we are here to help.

    Yes the bird on the right is defiantly female. The other one is a RIR. Not sure on gender of that one. I'd guess pullet.
     
  5. Kelsie2290

    Kelsie2290 True BYC Addict Premium Member

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    Hello :frow and Welcome To BYC!
     
  6. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    I'd guess pullet on both of them but, they are still young and I couldn't guarantee it.
     
  7. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Overrun With Chickens

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    Welcome to BYC! [​IMG]We're glad to have you.

    I answered your breed & gender question on your post in the What Breed Or Gender forum.
     
  8. clockridge86

    clockridge86 Out Of The Brooder

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    what are you guys thinking for age 3-4 months? and expect another month or so before laying?
     
  9. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Chicken Obsessed

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    Welcome to BYC. Glad you decided to join our flock. Both of your birds are pullets. You're mixed breed is an Easter Egger. The pea comb and greenish legs are a dead giveaway. Please feel free to ask any other questions you may have. We are here to help in any way we can. Good luck with your flock.
     
  10. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Overrun With Chickens

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    [​IMG] Glad you joined us!
     

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