Bear Branch Indiana now has chickens

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by Quadog, Oct 7, 2009.

  1. Quadog

    Quadog Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hi, I'm new to chicken raising & to this site. I just got my coop built (well Almost) . My ideas were all from the pics & posts from this site. I got 10 Ameracaunas on Sept 1st from Orchelns when they were in the process of moving to their new location. $1.00 each! I think 1 is a roo. I planned on waiting untill spring but... They are out of the dog carrier in the garage & are now living in their new coop! I have a run started but it doesn't have a top on it yet so I have to be there to keep an eye on them. I have 10 acres for them when they get a little older but for now they are happy in the coop . I have to put them in their coop by hand at night for now but I guess they will eventually learn. I'm off to get a heated fountain for cold weather ahead. I was able to make a nice feeder out of a 5 gallon bucket thanks to this site though. I have learned alot about chickens from this site & would never have gotten them without it!
    Thanks Guys.
     
  2. Wynette

    Wynette Moderator Staff Member

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    WELCOME! So glad you found us here! Yes, BYC ROCKS!!! We'd love to see pics of your chickens and coop/run!! Enjoy your birds!

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  3. The Poultry Peanut

    The Poultry Peanut lives under rock

    [​IMG] from West Texas!!
     
  4. Luvin Life

    Luvin Life Chillin' With My Peeps

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  5. M To The Maxx

    M To The Maxx Baseball+Girls=Life

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  6. Quadog

    Quadog Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I gots pictures! [​IMG]
    I'll get them posted as soon as I get them downloaded .
     
  7. texasgal

    texasgal Brood with an Attitude

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    A big Texas size [​IMG] [​IMG]
     
  8. teach1rusl

    teach1rusl Love My Chickens

    [​IMG] from a fellow Hoosier!! Looking forward to your pics!
     
  9. fldiver97

    fldiver97 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    [​IMG] from WI. Always up for chicken and coop pictures.....[​IMG]
     
  10. b.hromada

    b.hromada Flock Mistress

    [​IMG] and [​IMG] from S. Florida! Glad you joined us!
     

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