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Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by chickymonkey, May 23, 2016.

  1. chickymonkey

    chickymonkey Just Hatched

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    New to chickens. We have 6 golden sexlinks. They will be 6 weeks this wednsday. They are such characters! Who knew? So much fun! Can't wait to see the genders. When the rain stops I'll have to get some pics up so ya'll can clue me in on roos or hens. For now though here's a pic.
     
  2. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC,
     
  3. Yorkshire Coop

    Yorkshire Coop Moderator Staff Member

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    Hi :welcome

    Glad you could join the flock! I'm afraid your pic is not showing up. If they are sexlinks they should have been able to be sexed at hatch. What did it say when you bought them?

    Good luck with your future chicken adventures and enjoy BYC :frow
     
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  4. chickymonkey

    chickymonkey Just Hatched

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    They said 5 hens and 1 rooster. [​IMG]
     
  5. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Can't see combs on the bottom two birds, and things can change rapidly over the next couple of weeks. You can also post at "what breed or gender is this."
     
  6. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Monkey Business Premium Member

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    Hi and welcome to BYC - glad that you've joined us.

    You'll find lots of info in the Learning Centre
    https://www.backyardchickens.com/atype/1/Learning_Center, and if you have a specific topic in mind, just type it in the search box - there's a wealth of information on past and present threads.


    All the best
    CT
     
  7. chickymonkey

    chickymonkey Just Hatched

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    Hopefully these are better pics?[​IMG][/IMG]
     
  8. chickymonkey

    chickymonkey Just Hatched

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    [​IMG] We thought maybe this one would be a rooster because it's so different from the others.
     
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  9. chickymonkey

    chickymonkey Just Hatched

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  10. chickymonkey

    chickymonkey Just Hatched

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