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Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by tash05, Dec 6, 2014.

  1. tash05

    tash05 Hatching

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    hi ,

    i am a first time chicekn mum and been lucky that i have raised these chickens from birth (my center had henny penny come to it)
    i have 5 chickens at this moment 1 black australorps, 2 pale yellow light sussex and 2 caramel lohmons. my black one is called popcorn named by a child at work the rest are unnamed so i dont become attached to them incase they became a rooster.

    Popcorn had always been the main chicken and loved sitting on my shoulder and still does. Does anyone know why this is???

    but since 2 sundays ago the light sussex ones are now trying to bite us and became rough with the other chickens. this and their tails are makling me think they are roosters. so i believe i will end up with 3 lovely hens :)
     
    Last edited: Dec 6, 2014
  2. TwoCrows

    TwoCrows Bird is the Word

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    Hello there and welcome to BYC! [​IMG]

    Sounds like your Popcorn really loves you! She has gotten used to sitting up there and is sharing the roost with you. (your shoulders) :)

    As for your birds, you can post pics here and or in our What Breed and Gender section of the forums for some sexing of them...https://www.backyardchickens.com/f/15/what-breed-or-gender-is-this

    Enjoy your lovely flock and welcome to ours!!
     
  3. Ashley Stroud

    Ashley Stroud Chirping

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    Hello and welcome!
    Popcorn sounds adorable! Congratulations on your flock--it is SUCH a fun adventure! :)
     
  4. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Crowing

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    Popcorn sounds like a cute chicken. [​IMG]
     
  5. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years.

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    Welcome to the flock, really anxious to see Popcorn - love that name - I'm sure she is just as loveable.
     
  6. Kelsie2290

    Kelsie2290 Free Ranging

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    Hello :frow and Welcome To BYC!
     
  7. Mountain Peeps

    Mountain Peeps Change is inevitable, like the seasons

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  8. sumi

    sumi Égalité

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    Welcome to BYC [​IMG] Glad you joined us! You have a lovely little flock :)
     
  9. N F C

    N F C whaz sup?

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    Good morning and welcome to BYC! [​IMG] Thanks for sharing pictures of your flock. Nice to have you join us!
     

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