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Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by MenyaBolsheNet, Oct 20, 2014.

  1. MenyaBolsheNet

    MenyaBolsheNet Hatching

    Oct 20, 2014
    Sandwich, IL
    My mom and I had a small flock before a few years ago before we moved and now we have some again. :)

    We have 6 chickies. 2 Rhode Island Reds, 2 Plymouth Barred Rocks and 2 Buff Orpingtons. They are all about 7 weeks old, I'm not sure if they are pullets or cocks yet, but by behavior/personality alone, it seems like both RIRs are hens and the other 4 appear to be roosters. Really unsure on the PBR's though.

    Aaaaand their names:
    RIR's: Henny and Penny
    PBR's: Rocky and Bullwinckle
    BO's: Melone (Melonie if he is really a she) and Goliath.

    Also I breed Dutch rabbits, show quality and pet quality.
    Last edited: Oct 20, 2014
  2. jburts

    jburts Chirping

    Oct 13, 2014
    welcome I'm new too, since last week,
    two of our hens names are Bullwinkle and Rocky,
    we lost Rocky two years ago to a dog,
    but I still have bullwinkle, she is a big hen, a aricona,not sure on spelling.
    and then we have Newby she is the oldest one we don't know how old she is got her from someone else, under lost chicken.
    and we have strawberry she also is a aricona, she is beige
    and we have goldie,she is gold and brown colored, can't remember what she is,my grown daughter picked them out they used to be hers and with two kids, the hens are now mine.
    so welcome, good site with good advice
  3. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member 9 Years

    Aug 26, 2009
    Out to pasture
  4. MenyaBolsheNet

    MenyaBolsheNet Hatching

    Oct 20, 2014
    Sandwich, IL
    Thank you! :)

    Such a great site!
  5. jburts

    jburts Chirping

    Oct 13, 2014
    I have had chickens now for three years, husband made me a new coup,
    took two months to make, it was the I think I'll add this and this and so on,
    but it is a nice one, and when I open the hatch door under the coup, the girls can go out into our fenced back yard,
    we have had to much trouble lately with other dogs,
    they also have a run that is fenced in they stay in there when I'm at work.
    this will be the first winter in the new coup,
  6. Yorkshire Coop

    Yorkshire Coop Moderator Staff Member Premium Member

    Aug 16, 2014
    Yorkshire, UK
    My Coop
    Hi :welcome
    Glad you joined the flock. Sounds like you have lovely flock there. I'm sure if you post some pics of your birds in the what breed gender section you will get great advice on what they are. Be sure to ask lots of questions every one very friendly and full of great info :frow
  7. jburts

    jburts Chirping

    Oct 13, 2014
    thanks yep getting to know the site,
  8. sumi

    sumi Égalité Staff Member Premium Member 7 Years

    Jun 28, 2011
    Rep of Ireland
    Welcome to BYC [​IMG] Glad you joined the flock!
  9. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Crowing 5 Years

    Jul 24, 2013
    Welcome to BYC! [​IMG]We're glad to have you. If you have any questions, feel free to ask!
  10. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Crowing 5 Years

    Jul 24, 2013
    [​IMG] Glad you joined us!

    Feel free to ask lots of questions! We're all here to help. [​IMG]

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