What do you name your chicken(s)?...

Discussion in 'Family Life - Stories, Pictures & Updates' started by The Poultry Peanut, Mar 13, 2009.

  1. The Poultry Peanut

    The Poultry Peanut lives under rock

    I have 7 bantams there names are: Arwan, Elrond, Faramer, Merry, Pippin,Buffie, and Frodo.
    My standard breeds names are: Sunny, Sunny Jr, Buffalorpe, Friend, Paint, Momma, Cuckoo, Speckles, Stitch, Pepper, Cream, Sugar(aka "friend chick1&2), there are more but I can't name them all off the top of my head.... [​IMG]
  2. Up-the-Creek

    Up-the-Creek Songster

    May 16, 2008
    West Virginia
    Okay I have a roo named Barack Obama (my kids named him ) and we HAD another roo his name was Robert C. Byrd (after the senator from WV) again, my kids watching too much campaining this year. They did not mean no disrespect, just was their favorite canidates. Then of course we have the usual hen names, Tessie, Honey, Miss Prissy, Crooked Comb, and I cant remember the rest. My kids could tell you,...Oh and we have the Phoenix's, Romeo and Juliet. My son says our rooster can say his name,...Barack! [​IMG]

    Aren't kids grand?????[​IMG] [​IMG]
  3. The Poultry Peanut

    The Poultry Peanut lives under rock

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  4. al6517

    al6517 Real Men can Cook

    May 13, 2008
    We do not name our chickens, if we have to process them it is better for the girls in my family that they not have a pet relationship mentality with them. However we do go out to the coop and sit and enjoy their antics and have a little fun. But no names it makes little sense on a farm to name animals except horses and dog's/cats.

  5. The Poultry Peanut

    The Poultry Peanut lives under rock

  6. momofdrew

    momofdrew Songster

    My Silkie Momma is named Minny and her babies are Wednesday Hedgwick and Smoke
  7. chick2good4u

    chick2good4u Songster

    We have 6 RIRs and 1 game hen - all named

  8. sandypaws

    sandypaws Songster

    Nov 12, 2008
    desert of calif
    i dont name my chickens anymore.... because everytime i have a favorite hen and name her and spoil her, SOMETHING TRAGIC always happends and she dies/is killed....
    so since i have stopped naming them, nobody has died...
  9. The Poultry Peanut

    The Poultry Peanut lives under rock

    Quote:I forgot to add my moms barred rocks: Glossy and Bossy
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  10. All of the chooks have names, named when they were just days, if not weeks old...

    Roxy Road (was Rocky Road as a chick)-Austrolorp mutt standard hen
    Ivory-Leghorn mutt standard hen
    Warhol (Iv's sister)-Polish mutt standard hen
    Woodstock-Buff Brahma bantam hen
    Pipsqueak (Squeak)-BTB Jap bantam hen
    Picasso-Buff Silkie bantam hen
    Mary (The Turken)-Black Turken standard hen
    Norma-Columbian Wyandotte standard hen
    Patty Pom Pom-WCB Polish standard hen
    Tosca (Patty's daughter)-Polish X Sultan half-banty hen
    Dash (Patty's son)-Polish X d'Uccle half-banty roo
    Napolean-Mille Fluer d'Uccle bantam roo
    Cae-Black Silkie bantam roo

    *Fuzzy Fur Foot-White Sultan roo (died in December, but the only bird to ever die in our flock. The flock is almost two years old.)

    Those are the chooks! [​IMG]

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