New chicken mama

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by KitsapChick, Dec 31, 2012.

  1. KitsapChick

    KitsapChick New Egg

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    Hi everyone. I've never done a forum like this so please forgive me for being a newbie. :)

    Hubby built a lovely coop and now we have *gulps* 17 chickens. Twelve we know are girls and 1 is a boy but not sure about the rest. My gut is telling me we have 4 roosters total. If that's the case am I in for bad times ahead?
     
  2. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member

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    [​IMG] 4 roosters and 13 hens? Bad times or good eats.
     
  3. willowbranchfarm

    willowbranchfarm Chicken Boots

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    [​IMG] Glad you joined us. If you post pictures we can tell you which are roosters. [​IMG]
     
  4. redsoxs

    redsoxs Chicken Obsessed

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    [​IMG]! Yeah, that many roosters will be a little rough on the hens - best to pare it down to one. As sourland said, they are tasty! Good luck to you and [​IMG]! Happy New Year!
     
  5. kidcody

    kidcody Overrun With Chickens

    [​IMG] [​IMG] from washington state glad you joined us!
     
  6. sumi

    sumi Égalité Staff Member

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    Hello and welcome to BYC [​IMG] Glad you joined us!
     
  7. Mr MKK FARMS

    Mr MKK FARMS Chicken Obsessed Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC!!
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    Glad you joined us!!!
     
  8. Kevin565

    Kevin565 Chicken Obsessed Premium Member

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  9. liz9910

    liz9910 Overrun With Chickens

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  10. weimarmama

    weimarmama Overrun With Chickens

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    [​IMG] & [​IMG] from Alabama. Glad you joined us.
     

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