Need help naming!

Discussion in 'Managing Your Flock' started by Peachesbabychick, Nov 3, 2011.

  1. Peachesbabychick

    Peachesbabychick Chillin' With My Peeps

    Hello! [​IMG] I am going to be getting 6 English imported Orpington's, (2 blue, 2 black and 2 splash) and I like to think of names in advance! I have a habit of naming them after cute foods, like Cookie, Peaches, Muffin and Sugar Plum, and I am trying to break that habit! I just like names that have something to do with their color.

    Thankyou!
     
  2. SteveBaz

    SteveBaz Chillin' With My Peeps

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  3. Peachesbabychick

    Peachesbabychick Chillin' With My Peeps

    Sorry I don't have them yet! Google: splash orpington pics, black orpington pics, and blue orpington pics

    They are going to look just like those!

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  4. flowerchild59

    flowerchild59 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    What not go with english names like gwendolyn, or gwyneviere, agnes, marian, catherine, mary, etc????
    .You could go with queens names too.
     
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  5. marlene

    marlene Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quote:X2 love that idea.
     
  6. Peachesbabychick

    Peachesbabychick Chillin' With My Peeps

    I don't really like old lady names but cute idea. [​IMG]
     
  7. simplynewt

    simplynewt Chillin' With My Peeps

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    How about pulling names out of the Bible. Just a thought. Lotta unique names in there.
     
  8. Lothiriel

    Lothiriel Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

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  9. KarenP

    KarenP Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I saw a cute post the other day where the hens were named after Disney Princesses.

    Here aresome of my names if your interested: Betsy, Persy, Sandy, Delila, Big Ma Ma (she's huge), Bonzie, Gabriel, Dixie, Daisy, Lola, and Zoey
     

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