New chicken mama

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by ngurovich, Apr 6, 2017.

  1. ngurovich

    ngurovich Just Hatched

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    Hi all!! So excited to be here!! We are new chicken owners and really loving them so far. We have 15 total - 9 ameracauna/Easter egger and 6 golden laced Wyandotte!

    So far, i have what seems to be one rooster (8 week old ameraucauna)... I'm going to add the pictures here for you guys. The one on the right.... the one all the way on the left is the same age same breed and same batch so you can clearly tell a difference in size. [​IMG][/IMG]
     
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  2. redsoxs

    redsoxs Chicken Obsessed

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    Greetings from Kansas, ngurovich, and :welcome! Happy you joined our community! :woot. You sound like a happy chicken owner! If you want to pick up some valuable chicken knowledge, take a look at the vast selection of articles in the Learning Center here: https://www.backyardchickens.com/atype/1/Learning_Center
    And if you'd like to chat with some of your poultry owning "neighbors," find your state thread in the following link and say howdy: https://www.backyardchickens.com/t/270925/find-your-states-thread
    Best wishes to you and your flock and thanks for joining BYC! :cd
     
  3. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Monkey Business Premium Member

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    Hello and welcome to BYC - great that you have joined us [​IMG]

    Best wishes
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  4. N F C

    N F C just blowing in the wind Premium Member Project Manager

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    Thanks for joining us!
     
  5. TwoCrows

    TwoCrows Show me the way old friend Staff Member

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    Hello there and welcome to BYC! [​IMG]

    Great to have you aboard! That bird sure could be a rooster! I guess time will tell. Long pointy hackle and tail feathers, legs like tree stumps and of course the ever present Crow will all round out this question. [​IMG]

    Good luck with your new flock and we do all welcome you to our roost! :)
     
  6. Chicken Girl1

    Chicken Girl1 Queen of the Coop Premium Member

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    Hello [​IMG] and Welcome to BYC!
     
  7. Teila

    Teila Bambrook Bantams Premium Member

    G’Day from down under ngurovich [​IMG] Welcome!

    I am swaying towards rooster also on the one on the right hand side but if you would like some more opinions, the folks on the Breed & Gender Forum know their stuff: https://www.backyardchickens.com/f/15/what-breed-or-gender-is-this

    I hope you enjoy being a BYC member. There are lots of friendly and very helpful folks here so not only is it overflowing with useful information it is also a great place to make friends and have some fun.

    If you would like to share more pictures and stories of your flock, you have come to the right place. BYC’ers never tire of these and do not back away slowly or commence eye rolling when the photo album or home videos come out [​IMG]
     
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  8. harveyhorses

    harveyhorses Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Welcome from Va! Hope you enjoy this place as much as I do! I love looking at picture of other flocks! Have fun!
     
  9. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Size difference is not that important yet. The taller bird is showing more comb and the start of wattles. You can also post photos at "What breed or gender is this." Please mention age at time of photo.
     
  10. trailrider330

    trailrider330 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    [​IMG][​IMG] Welcome to BYC!!! Glad you joined the flock! [​IMG][​IMG]
     

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