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Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by JayVee, Sep 7, 2013.

  1. JayVee

    JayVee New Egg

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    Hello,

    After planning to start raising chickens for the last year I finally took the plunge. I purchased three 18 month old hens over Labor Day weekend. The chickens appear to be a leghorn mixed with another unidentified breed. The seller provided me with a "coop" as part of the deal. Unfortunately the coop was nothing more than a medium sized dog house made out of particle board. Tomorrow I will be building a more permanent coop with the help of my neighbor. I base it off a design I saw at a Southern States store. If the coop turns out OK maybe I will post a picture on the forum. Anyway, this is going to be quite a learning experience for me. I'm sure I will have lots of questions for quite awhile.
     
  2. ChirpyChicks1

    ChirpyChicks1 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Good luck with the coop, welcome to the site!
     
  3. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life Out of the Woods Premium Member

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  4. EmSteele

    EmSteele Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Welco.e to BYC! You can find some great coop designs by typing that phrase I.to the search bar! Also, it's always fun to type in where you are from to see of you have "local" fellow BYCers!
     
  5. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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  6. Joshua G

    Joshua G Chillin' With My Peeps

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  7. Sandstorm495

    Sandstorm495 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Welcome to BYC. Have fun learning!
     
  8. liz9910

    liz9910 Overrun With Chickens

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