Another Texan... Howdy! **Pics**

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by Anotherguywithchickens, Jul 17, 2011.

  1. Anotherguywithchickens

    Anotherguywithchickens Out Of The Brooder

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    Hello all! Another newbie from corsicana tx! Ive been a lurker for a quite sometime now and finally signed up! I want to give a big thx to all the knowledgeable people on here for the great wealth of knowledge. I have learned alot thru here and hope to keep learning now that ive signed up and i can ask questions. I have about 20 chickens right now but am expanding very quickly. I have close to 40 eggs in a incubator (first time ive used one, hope it works) i had about 100 eggs that hens were sitting on but snakes have claimed almost everyone of those. There is a thread in predators about my snake problem...

    I will get a few pics of my coops and chickens later and will post for yall to see!
     
    Last edited: Jul 17, 2011
  2. dawg53

    dawg53 Humble

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    Welcome to BYC. Snakes have been a problem here as well. No egg eaters, chick/pullet killers.
     
  3. Anotherguywithchickens

    Anotherguywithchickens Out Of The Brooder

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    Well id rather have them eat a egg than one of my little cheepers.. Sorry to hear you are having problems also
     
  4. ChicKat

    ChicKat Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

    Welcome-- anotherguywithchickens---

    sounds like you have a lot---and a lot more on the way.

    I'm in hot-dry TX too.

    Hoping we all make it to the end of summer. So far, So good!
     
  5. Darlasmum

    Darlasmum Chillin' With My Peeps

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    [​IMG] from So Cal. Snakes- ick!! Sounds like you have a big set up. Hope you find a solution to your predator problem.
     
  6. texasgal

    texasgal Brood with an Attitude

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    A big Texas-sized [​IMG]

    [​IMG] Be sure and visit on the Texas Thread (see my signature)

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  7. Anotherguywithchickens

    Anotherguywithchickens Out Of The Brooder

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    A few pics

    This is a cage i made out of a old chemical bucket. I took the bucket out and used the braces to hold it in as a little roost. I removed one of the solid pieces off the side and cut the brace for a door. Good to keep little one safe near the house at night.

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    The 3 bigger one are my first to hatch. The other i got from a neighbor.
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    This is my biggest coop so far. 3 diffrent pens. We had a really bad rain / wind storm last month and really caused a lot of wind damage. You can still see some in the pics. I fixed what i need to to keep them in , but i had several horse barns and pens get damaged also so ive been repairing them as well.
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    3rd room not using right now due to roof being completly ripped off.
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    The girls and my game rooster. He is the dad to the 3 older chicks
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    Making more lil cheepers
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  8. Cadjien_De_Louisiane

    Cadjien_De_Louisiane SWLA Gamefowl Breeder

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    Welcome to BYC
     
  9. Barred Babies

    Barred Babies Red Roof Farms

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    [​IMG] & [​IMG] from Louisiana!
     
  10. weimarmama

    weimarmama Overrun With Chickens

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    [​IMG] & [​IMG] from Alabama. Glad you joined us. Nice pics [​IMG] Good luck & hope you have a great hatch [​IMG]
     

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