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Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by jems, Nov 17, 2013.

  1. jems

    jems New Egg

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    Hello I am a new member,
    I brought 3 baby chickens and 2 I am pretty sure are cockerels. They have started standing up to each other in the garden this morning they are 17 weeks old now.
     
  2. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    [​IMG] Both sexes can be guilty of that - females even chest bump - usually it's in the name of pecking order. As long as there is no bloodshed, try and ignore it. If you posted photos of the ones you think are roosters, we will probably be able to sort it out for you.
     
  3. Kelsie2290

    Kelsie2290 True BYC Addict Premium Member

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  4. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! So glad you joined us today! :)
     
  5. LeviS

    LeviS Chillin' With My Peeps

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    :welcome
     
  6. chickwhispers

    chickwhispers A French Hen

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    Yes pullets do bump chest, I had 2 do that just last week![​IMG]hope yours turn out to be pullets. do post pictures, there are a lot of experienced people on BYC who can help.
     
  7. jems

    jems New Egg

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    Thanks for all the replys.
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  8. liz9910

    liz9910 Overrun With Chickens

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  9. Mr MKK FARMS

    Mr MKK FARMS Chicken Obsessed Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! Glad you joined us! [​IMG]
     

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