another washington chicken lover

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by NightCode, Sep 7, 2010.

  1. NightCode

    NightCode Out Of The Brooder

    Sep 6, 2010
    I will be brief I’m new to raising chickens. Let me say it was my wife’s idea to get them then after a month it became my responsibility. Go figure... anyways we love them and after reading so much about them, I feel like a chicken with his head cut off. (No pun attended) there is just so MUCH. Anyways I love this site and the people are funny and good. I will be back a lot. We started with 6 chicks and now they’re 4-5months old and now we have 9 totaling all together. After all I have read about introducing new chicks to the flock I found it to be interesting but different to every situation. Just recently I added 2 2month olds to the 4-5months and they are doing fine. And then I add the new 3 which I would guess are 3months and there no problem it’s like they didn’t skip a beat. I just wish everyone has this good of luck with introducing young chicks with an existing flock.
  2. wegotchickens

    wegotchickens DownSouth D'Uccles & Silkies

    Jul 5, 2007
    Sevier County, TN
    [​IMG] from East Tennessee!!!
  3. justbugged

    justbugged Head of the Night Crew for WA State

    Jan 27, 2009
    [​IMG] From Western Washington State.

    You will find soon that there are very few rules when it come to chickens, and that you will learn what works for you soon enough. It is very nice to have a good resource like BYC handy though.
  4. ChickensAreSweet

    ChickensAreSweet Heavenly Grains for Hens

    Last edited: Sep 18, 2011
  5. wekiva bird

    wekiva bird Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 18, 2010
    South Carolina
    [​IMG] [​IMG] from south carolina/ fla. [​IMG] [​IMG]
  6. Imp

    Imp All things share the same breath- Chief Seattle

    Welcome from an imp in Renton

    Lots of us Washingtonians here. Come visit with us on the Washingtonians thread on the Where are you forum

    Nice people there.


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