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cuckoo maran questions

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by ponderchick, May 30, 2008.

  1. ponderchick

    ponderchick Out Of The Brooder

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    Apr 11, 2008
    east texas
    i am hatchig cuckoo maran eggs,2 hatched yesterday, 2 are pipping today. my question is how friendly are they when they are grown. the 2 chicks that have hatched are so sweet. and thet are the cutest chicks i've had so far, so i'm really praying that they have a good pesonality. I just love those little fuzzy butts!
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  2. Katy

    Katy Flock Mistress

    Mine have always been very friendly and laid back...including the roosters.
     
  3. SusanJoM

    SusanJoM Chillin' With My Peeps

    Just for the record, even one CM is a Cuckoo MaranS, not a Cuckoo Maran....

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  4. TMNTCkins

    TMNTCkins Chillin' With My Peeps

    Ours are 7 wks. old and very friendly. Pretty birds [​IMG]
     
  5. ginasmarans

    ginasmarans Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 15, 2007
    West Tn
    Mine are very calm birds. They are friendly enough and would probably be more friendly if I handled them much.
     
  6. momma's chickens

    momma's chickens Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 10, 2008
    Idaho
    I received mine from my aunt at six week old and it was not handled much. However, it is very calm and is really starting to warm up to me.
     
  7. Chickndaddy

    Chickndaddy Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 26, 2007
    East Texas
    Mine were very calm and layed back. They only got excited about being let out to free-range. I had a spare rooster that lived with the guineas (appropriately names Spare) but I think they drove him crazy. He got super aggressive. Other than him, I never had any problems with them. They are just big feathered sweethearts.
     

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