Who has a Buff Minorca?

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by rooster-red, Oct 3, 2007.

  1. rooster-red

    rooster-red Here comes the Rooster

    Jun 10, 2007
    Douglasville GA
    I'd kind of like to compare notes, see if my BM's traits are shared with all other BM's.

    Mine is nervous and flighty, more flighty than my Leghorns.

    She's very vocal and loud.
  2. EweSheep

    EweSheep Flock Mistress

    Jan 12, 2007
    Land of Lincoln
    A friend of mine bought my Sandhill Buff and Black Minorca chicks....they are very flighty but superb layers. And they do talk loud...typical trait...not for city living [​IMG]
  3. Bruce61

    Bruce61 Hatching

    Jun 10, 2011
    I have two Buff Minorca hens. They're both good layers, averaging around 4 eggs per week each. They are the comedians of the flock, very nervous and flighty. When I hand feed them, they both think they have to make a big show of "sneaking" up to my hand and grabbing the treat. They then run around in circles while squawking and flapping their wings like crazy. I guess they think they really got away with something! I did clip their flight feathers for their own protection.

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