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Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by chazza86, Apr 21, 2016.

  1. chazza86

    chazza86 Out Of The Brooder

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    Hi all, I'm new to the world of chickens, I have 3 gorgeous buff orpingtons who are almost 7 weeks old, one very cuddly one called Dolly, then Doris with the biggest been munch.
    I have so very quickly fell in love with these chicks, although I'm concerned if the sex of these chicks, Doris and munch I am questionable about their gender but from reading post after post on here I have discovered it can take quite a while to actually learn the real sex of a BO.

    Well anyway just wanted to pop by and say hi
     
  2. Adalida

    Adalida Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I love Buff orpingtons, they're my favorite chickens I have. Amazing personalities and super pretty. Great choice!
     
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  3. chazza86

    chazza86 Out Of The Brooder

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    They are, they're so much fun, they're actually fighting to get on my knee atm
     
  4. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Monkey Business Premium Member

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    Hi and welcome to BYC. You could post pics of your chicks on the "what breed or gender is this?" - I'm sure the peeps there will help you out.

    all the best
    CT
     
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  5. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Your chicks are old enough - you can post photos at "what breed or gender is this."
     
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  6. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! I'm glad you joined us! :)
     
  7. EggSighted4Life

    EggSighted4Life Overrun With Chickens

    Good morning, Welcome to BYC.

    I got chicks last week. 1 of them is a BO. I read so many great things about them that I have decided to breed lavender orpingtons. I wont get those from the breeder until at least August though. I'm super excited, hope the lavenders are as friendly as the buffs reputation.

    It's always fun to see the guesses on the sex of chicks and then the follow up of what the actually ended up being.
     
  8. mlm Mike

    mlm Mike Sunna and Mani Premium Member Project Manager

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  9. chazza86

    chazza86 Out Of The Brooder

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    Hi all and thank you for the warm welcome
     

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