Brand new silkie chicks in San Antonio


In the Brooder
Sep 16, 2019
San Antonio, Texas
(1) Are you new to chickens / when did you first get chickens?
I've had chickens for 10 years, but only a few at a time. I think the most I've had at once is seven.

(2) How many chickens do you have right now?
I have one rooster, three hens, and four chicks

(3) What breeds do you have?
Silkies and two others that lay eggs!

(4) What are your favorite aspects of raising backyard chickens?
I love to watch them! They are pets.

(5) What are some of your other hobbies?
teaching, reading, graduate school

(6) Tell us about your family, your other pets, your occupation, or anything else you'd like to share.
I have a 17 year old son, a hubby, a dog, and a cat. We are from Alaska, but moved here to Texas about ten years ago.

(7) Bonus: How did you find BYC, how long have you known about BYC, and what made you finally join our awesome community?
I just hatched my first batch of chicks! I needed advice and found BYC. :)


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