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Stray chicken in my yard

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by nanci1989, Dec 19, 2015.

  1. nanci1989

    nanci1989 Out Of The Brooder

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    This chicken is a stray in the neighborhood. What can anyone tell me about it? Gender, age, breed?[​IMG]
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  2. Rod-T

    Rod-T Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I can barely see it
     
  3. BBQJOE

    BBQJOE Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Void where prohibited.
    Does this help at all?

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  4. Rod-T

    Rod-T Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Not really. I can't tell
     
  5. Percheron chick

    Percheron chick Chillin' With My Peeps

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    It's a hen.
     
  6. nanci1989

    nanci1989 Out Of The Brooder

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    I knew it was a bad picture but it runs off when I try to get closer. Wii work on getting a better pic. What is the protocol with neighborhood chicks? Should I try and capture her or let her do her thing?
     
  7. calpal212

    calpal212 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    It looks like a hen, you should definitely try to capture it it looks pretty young and domestic chickens cannot find enough food on their own. Good luck!
     
  8. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Out to pasture
    If you don't take her - the neighbor dogs and cats will end up killing her or some predator will eat her on the spot.
     

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