My Girl's have started Crowing

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by Paulandannmarie, Dec 23, 2015.

  1. Paulandannmarie

    Paulandannmarie Out Of The Brooder

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    I hatched out 3 beautiful exchequer leghorn birds late in June. Originally I thought they were Roos but as time went on my opinion changed & two out of 3 of their combs fell over, suggesting that they were female. I was delighted as two out of three ain't bad! Last week the bird who's comb hadn't fell began to crow, and I congratulated myself on my abilities to sex, being quiet a novice. Anyway yesterday bird number 2 began and this morning I'm lying in bed listening to another bird that sounds like it's being strangled, I'm thinking bird number 3 is a boy too! My sexing abilities are not quite what I thought they were [​IMG] [​IMG]They're 6 months old! My bantam roo started crowing really early on. I think these 3 just wanted a free feed ha ha! I'm guttered because they are so beautiful but I can't keep 3 [​IMG][​IMG][​IMG][​IMG]
     
  2. Ameraucanas

    Ameraucanas Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Did you get them as pets or for meat or eggs?
     
  3. Paulandannmarie

    Paulandannmarie Out Of The Brooder

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    Eggs!
     
  4. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    GEE it seems like "into each life, roosters will fall." Darn.
     
  5. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

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  6. trailrider330

    trailrider330 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Welcome to the BYC flock! We are glad you joined us!

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