Building Coop and Chicken Searching

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by GallinaFeliz18, Oct 22, 2013.

  1. GallinaFeliz18

    GallinaFeliz18 New Egg

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    Hello Chicken People!

    My name is Ilyssa and I am on the verge to have chickens! My roommate and I are building a coop now and searching for interesting chickens. I am looking for chickens that could lay well in the AZ winter and have character!

    Any suggestions would be great!
    I am very excited about my new experience to have chickens!

    Ilyssa
     
  2. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC Ilyssa! Happy you joined!
     
  3. AK Baha

    AK Baha Chillin' With My Peeps

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  4. Kelsie2290

    Kelsie2290 True BYC Addict Premium Member

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  5. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    [​IMG] probably of most concern in Arizonna is providing lots of shade (natural or manufactured) to help keep the birds cool. Maybe opened sided (wire paneled) coops as well - the locals will have the best advice for you.
     
  6. All Henned Up

    All Henned Up Muffs or Tufts

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    Welcome and enjoy!
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  7. sumi

    sumi Égalité Staff Member

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    Welcome to BYC [​IMG] Glad you joined us!
     
  8. liz9910

    liz9910 Overrun With Chickens

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    Welcome to BYC!
     
  9. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member

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    Hi, Ilyssa, welcome to BYC. There is a very active Arizona thread - post there.
     

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