Total newb question... *blushes*

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by Roux, Jan 17, 2008.

  1. Roux

    Roux Songster

    But how on earth do you pronounce "Faverolle"?!?!?!?!

    I'd like to know when call to add some to my upcoming order. [​IMG] Everything I've read about this breed just sounds fantastic!!!!!!

    Please & thank you!
  2. arlee453

    arlee453 Songster

    Aug 13, 2007
    near Charlotte NC
    Fav - long a like in 'alligator'

    er -

    olle - ole' like 'ole yeller
  3. Sorry I am not sure about how to say it either...

    I call them Fav-roll-lays??

    BUT I do have two of them.

    They are sweet birds. I really like mine and if I had more room I would add another 10 to my flock and a roo. If you can have a rooster they are huge STUNNING birds to look at!! The roos at our local feedstore are sweethearts too. I almost bought one of them. I was worried about the crowing even though the employees had never heard him crow more then twice.
  4. hcammack

    hcammack Crowing

    Oct 5, 2007
    I have no idea and I have two they are realy nice birds though my favorites along with my two marans
  5. ChicknThief

    ChicknThief Songster

    Jan 12, 2008
    Nor Cal
    This is Suz, not Jess.....Just my own two cents...... They are the most beautiful, sweet, good natured, cooing, snuggly, adorable chickens that ever were. I LOVE my two girls.. Only had em a week and they are by FAR my favorite. I have two, possibly three breeders lined up and can't wait to have oodles of them running around and making lots of adorable chickies..!! Pink eggs.... who can beat that???

    Did I mention I am naming my first roo Favio.... The roos are the MOST handsome of roos IMHO.
    Last edited: Jan 17, 2008
  6. KKluckers

    KKluckers Time Out

    Sep 4, 2007
    You could always just call a breeder and pronouce it wrong lol. I've been corrected more than once. [​IMG]
  7. speckledhen

    speckledhen Intentional Solitude

  8. mdbucks

    mdbucks Cooped Up

    Jul 14, 2007
    EXIT 109 on 95
    I dont pronounce it. You should be able to pronounce it or not get one. I almost didnt get Rhode Island Reds cause I didnt know how to pronounce RIR, lucklily someone said that it was an abreviation. whew that was close stick with the simple names its easier that way.. [​IMG]
    Last edited: Jan 17, 2008

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