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Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by chickiebaby6, Apr 18, 2016.

  1. chickiebaby6

    chickiebaby6 Out Of The Brooder

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    Kinda new to chickens...permanent home and more space this time. The last time I had chickens we only got a couple of eggs from them before I had to find them new homes, that was about seven years ago. Today I have 5 baby chicks. I did have 6 but Little Peep died. It's been a week and I'm still sad. She was a grey Silkie. Tulip is a Barred Rock, Cinnamon is a Road Island Red, Annikan Skybalker is white with some black spots - can't remember which breed, Dr. Doom is white and I can't remember her breed either, last is Daphne a Buff Orpington. I came across BYC on Pinterest, which I'm addicted to and I expect I'll become just as addicted to this site.
    I enjoy diy projects and scrapbooking. I also like hanging out with my family which consists of one husband, three daughters, two cats, two dogs, two turtles, one snake, one fish and five chickens :D
     
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  2. CTKen

    CTKen Monkey business Premium Member

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    Hi and [​IMG] -glad that you have joined us.

    The Learning Centre is a great resource, even for experienced poultry keepers - loads of info on anything poultry. https://www.backyardchickens.com/atype/1/Learning_Center

    These links may help you for the moment.
    https://www.backyardchickens.com/a/getting-started-raising-chickens
    https://www.backyardchickens.com/a/hatching-eggs-and-raising-chicks


    You may wish to consider joining your state thread as it will put you in touch with other BYC members in your area - just type the name of your state in the search box.

    All the best
    CT
     
  3. N F C

    N F C Home in WY Premium Member

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  4. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life Water Under the Bridge Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! I'm glad you joined us! :)
     
  5. chickiebaby6

    chickiebaby6 Out Of The Brooder

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    Thanks for the welcomes and the info. I'll check it out.
     
  6. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Glad you joined the Backyard chickens flock. Hope you enjoy it as much as we do.
     

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