Dang the luck...

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by ellenaspen, Apr 19, 2011.

  1. ellenaspen

    ellenaspen Out Of The Brooder

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    My first hatch...5 roos and 2 ladies [​IMG]
     
  2. dretd

    dretd Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Ah, jeesh. I have eggs in the 'bator right now and am fearful of the same thing. My indulgent hubby has drawn the line at roosters so...just my luck I'll get all roos. Of course I could consider that a failed hatch and then have to try again...That's one of the rules of chicken math, I think.
     
  3. Komaki

    Komaki Chillin' With My Peeps

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    But if memory serves me, Roos aren't chickens. They are cash! Enough to get more eggs going.[​IMG]
     
  4. sonew123

    sonew123 Poultry Snuggie

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    Are you related to me??? I am known as the roo queen [​IMG]
     
  5. Komaki

    Komaki Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Yup! we are all one big happy family.[​IMG]
     
  6. ranchhand

    ranchhand Rest in Peace 1956-2011

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    <<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<< See my title? There's a very good reason for that.....
     
  7. A.T. Hagan

    A.T. Hagan Don't Panic

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    That 50/50 gender split thing only works when you're dealing with large numbers. The smaller the number the more off it can be.

    My 4-H club leader raises Border Collies. Just got a new stud dog not so long ago and he's sired two litters so far. There were a total of fourteen pups. Thirteen of them were males!
     
  8. Chihuahuamom444

    Chihuahuamom444 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Been there, done that, Every time [​IMG]
     
  9. FalconerGinwae

    FalconerGinwae Out Of The Brooder

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    I'm the opposite... I happen to love getting roos. Especially in the longcrower and longtail breeds. I need to paint the inside of my incubators blue for those guys. lol!

    Ginwae
     
  10. ranchhand

    ranchhand Rest in Peace 1956-2011

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    Quote:I love roosters, too, but I don't have nearly enough hens for them all. I usually rehome them on Craig's List, but I recently got permission from the local TSC to sell them from their parking lot. [​IMG]
     

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