Central Texas

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by cha0ticBeth, Jun 19, 2017.

  1. cha0ticBeth

    cha0ticBeth Out Of The Brooder

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    Hi!

    1. Are you new to chickens / when did you first get chickens?
    Yes, new as can be lol we bought 6 chicks from my son's school (hatched in 2nd grade classrooms) in November & 6 more 1 week later from a local farm&ranch supply. 5 of the 6 we bought at the store lived.

    2. How many chickens do you have right now?
    11

    3. What breeds do you have?
    Of the ones from school was a RIR rooster, 2 white hens (leghoen maybe?), I think 2 are RIR and I'm not sure about the 6th. The other 5 are New Hampshire Reds.

    4. How did you find out about BackYardChickens.com?
    Google

    5. What are some of your other hobbies?
    I dye my own yarns & fibers for spinning, spin, crochet, and read. As well as kill things in my garden :p
    6. Tell us about your family, your other pets, your occupation, or anything else you'd like to share.
    I have 2 kids, 1 boy, 1 girl and live on a small ranch in Central Texas with them and my husband. My mother in law moved in last October. We have dogs, cats, horses and........ chickens! *gasp* ;)
     
  2. caboodleschicks

    caboodleschicks Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Welcome and hi!

    YOU HAVE HORSES!!!
    Do have names for them?
     
  3. KikisGirls

    KikisGirls Be Happy! Read more. Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC.
    Congrats on the new chicks and on being able to live with your MIL!
    ;)
     
  4. Wee Timmy

    Wee Timmy Just Hatched

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    Could you post a picture of the 6th hen that you didn't know the breed of?
     
  5. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Out to pasture
    Welcome to the Backyard Chickens flock, glad you joined us :yesss:
     

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