new member and need of a bit of advice

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by traceyjayne67, Apr 2, 2015.

  1. Hi Guys, new here and to chicken keeping [​IMG]

    we are in need of a little help please
    one of our 17 week chickens is very vocal in the morning starting to think its a cock , any help gratefully received . it the black one in picture , also any ideas of what breed they are ?

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  2. Yorkshire Coop

    Yorkshire Coop Moderator Staff Member

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    Hi :welcome from Yorkshire England!

    Glad you could join the flock! I would say yes it looks like a cockerel as for breed I'm not sure I see you have already posted in the what breed gender section I'm sure some one will be along to help you indentify them.

    Enjoy BYC and all the chicken chat :frow
     
  3. N F C

    N F C phooey! Premium Member Project Manager

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    Welcome to BYC! [​IMG]
     
  4. sunflour

    sunflour Flock Master Premium Member Project Manager

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    X2 on Yorkshire coop's comments. Looks like a roo. Do post in the what breed/gender forum to see if you can get identification.

    Glad you have joined us.
     
  5. Thanks guys for advive had it comfirmed a cock ,off to new home for him now a derek not daisy lol
    New freind arriving tomorrow for Doris my other chicken and i know it s a hen ( brown rangers) and already laying
     
  6. Chicken Girl1

    Chicken Girl1 Queen of the Coop

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    Hello [​IMG]and Welcome to BYC![​IMG]

    Glad to have you join! Feel free to make yourself at home!
     
  7. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Crowing

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    Hi there and welcome to BYC! [​IMG]Sorry to hear that "Daisy" turned out to be a Derek. [​IMG]
     

  8. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! I'm glad you joined us! :)
     
  9. Kelsie2290

    Kelsie2290 Free Ranging Premium Member

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    Hello :frow and Welcome To BYC!
     
  10. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    I hate it when females morph into roosters. Seems to happen more and more every day. My theory is the males pretend to be girls till you get attached to them. Then they surprise people thinking they won't get dumped. It doesn't work that way.
     

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