Pull or roo Plus intro

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by Countrydreamin, Jan 10, 2019.

  1. Countrydreamin

    Countrydreamin Chirping

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    Hi guys!

    I’m Susie, a newbie! I’m in Perth Australia and recently added a golden laced Wyandotte and a Plymouth Rock to our fam.
    It’s myself, hubby rocky, girl sienna 2.5 years and Elijah boy 5 months living in surburbia but wishing to be in the country on a semi self sufficient property. ( hence username haha)
    Starting the dream with just two chickens. My guess is the Plymouth Rock is a pullet and Wyandotte rooster. Anyone wish to correct me?
    They are 6 weeks old today.
     

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  2. KLIL

    KLIL Crossing the Road

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  3. KLIL

    KLIL Crossing the Road

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    The one on the left of the 2nd photo looks to me like a Cockerel.
     
  4. LittleCheepers

    LittleCheepers Songster

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    That would be my vote as far as the barred rock, and I’m sure others with more knowledge than I will weigh in. Basically just wanted to say how very cute they are! I especially love the second picture of them side by side in the basket, so sweet!
     
  5. Chick-N-Fun

    Chick-N-Fun Almy Acres Farm

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    Welcome to our FUNomenal community! Best wishes and have lots of fun! :celebrate
     
  6. Shadrach

    Shadrach Roosterist

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    Hello Countrydreamin.
    Welcome to BYC.
    That semi self sufficient life style....the amount of work and commitment is staggering if you are going to make it work.
     
  7. DobieLover

    DobieLover Easily distracted by chickens

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    Hello Susie and welcome to BYC! :frow Glad you joined.
    I think your chicks are a bit young to sex just yet.
     
  8. Countrydreamin

    Countrydreamin Chirping

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    Thank you! Lovely to meet you too! I bet there are many like minded people amongst this community. Just my type of place!
     
  9. Brahmachicken240

    Brahmachicken240 Crossing the Road

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    Welcome to BYC :frow
    Your Golden laced Wyandotte looks like a cockerel and your Plymouth Rock looks like a hen but they’re still a bit young to be certain.

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  10. Pork Pie

    Pork Pie Flockwit

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    Hi Susie and welcome to BYC. I agree with your gender conclusions.

    On this link you'll find lots of information on almost every aspect of keeping birds - from coop building ideas, to incubating eggs - https://www.backyardchickens.com/articles/

    Each week, various topics are discussed, which can be a great resource - https://www.backyardchickens.com/a/topic-of-the-week-thread-archives . Ditto the Learning Centre - https://www.backyardchickens.com/articles/

    This is a useful link of BYC guides to take a look at announcements-feedback-issues-guides.3 I’d suggest including your location using the guide in that link. You can use this link to contact members in your area - Aussie Thread

    Best wishes

    Pork Pie
     

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