BackYard Chickens › BYC Forum › Social › New Member Introductions › New mommy of 8
New Posts  All Forums:Forum Nav:

New mommy of 8

post #1 of 4
Thread Starter 
Hello all, my husband and I decided we wanted to get some chickens (again). We talked my mother into getting some awhile back but she took care of them and ended up having to give them up because her lab kept eating them. We have 1 black sex link, 1 red sex link, 2 golden sex links, 1 bars rock, 1 mottled Java, 1 Ameraucana and 1 cuckoo maran. Honestly we only wanted 4 ladies. But we read you should get 25 percent more to make up for losses, I'm not sure if that's true?, and we ended up doubling what we intended. You could call it chick fever lol. Anyhoo, considering all of my girls are pretty much different, will they coincide together?
post #2 of 4
Hi welcome-byc.gif

Glad you could join us here! What wonderful news that you have started out with chickens again. What a shame your mothers were eaten. I see no reason why all your birds cannot get along, many people have mixed flocks and do great. Just watch them to see how the pecking order sorts it's self out.

Good luck with your new birds. Enjoy BYC and all the chicken chat frow.gif
post #3 of 4

Welcome to Backyard chickens.  What a shame your mother couldn't keep her chickens safe from the dog.

                                         Please visit  "Current Movies - Thumbs UP or Thumbs DOWN"pop.gif

                                                           Movie  reviews    & comments -   welcome                                                 

Reply

                                         Please visit  "Current Movies - Thumbs UP or Thumbs DOWN"pop.gif

                                                           Movie  reviews    & comments -   welcome                                                 

Reply
post #4 of 4

Welcome to BYC! I'm glad you joined us! :)

I set fire to the rain! Watch it pour as I, touched your face. Well it burn while I cried, because I heard it screaming out your name. And I threw us into flames. I knew that was the last time, the last time...I set fire to the rain! -Adele

 

Look at my flock page! http://www.backyardchickens.com/a/bantamfan4lifes-flock

Reply

I set fire to the rain! Watch it pour as I, touched your face. Well it burn while I cried, because I heard it screaming out your name. And I threw us into flames. I knew that was the last time, the last time...I set fire to the rain! -Adele

 

Look at my flock page! http://www.backyardchickens.com/a/bantamfan4lifes-flock

Reply
New Posts  All Forums:Forum Nav:
  Return Home
  Back to Forum: New Member Introductions
BackYard Chickens › BYC Forum › Social › New Member Introductions › New mommy of 8