need 1 white leghorn, and to rehome a 2.5 mo rooster

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by KNeese5, May 25, 2017.

  1. KNeese5

    KNeese5 New Egg

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    Hello. We are new to chicks...have a group of 4 "chicks" that are 2.5 months old. The only problem is the white leghorn started cockadoodle do-ing yesterday :/ We are not in a neighborhood where a rooster is appropriate, nor do we have any desire to have a rooster. Does anyone have suggestions on where I can take it? Also, I'd love to find 1 white leghorn to replace him...it was our only leghorn and my daughter is in love with them. I live in Franklin TN so anywhere nearby (Nashville, Nolensville, Spring Hill etc) would be great! Thanks for any advice.
     
  2. KikisGirls

    KikisGirls I'll be back after the new year. Premium Member Project Manager

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  3. Chicken Girl1

    Chicken Girl1 Queen of the Coop

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    Welcome to BYC! @KikisGirls gave you a great link!
     
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  4. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    I'd like to suggest you don't replace with a young white leghorn chick, or you may find yourself with another roo. Maybe you can get a" point of lay pullet" or a laying hen.
     
  5. KNeese5

    KNeese5 New Egg

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    Yes! My thoughts exactly. Plus,, I am not excited to go through the brooding baby chicks process again. So far no luck finding a pullet (I have only recently learned what that means!). Any direction welcomed!
     

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