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Chicken Novice!

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by Marney, Oct 18, 2012.

  1. Marney

    Marney Out Of The Brooder

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    Hi all, I'm pretty new to chickens so am hoping for some general tips and info.
    I have a Ko Shamo cockerel, Harry, who lives indoors on my narrow boat and is the tamest little guy ever. I have just got two Silkies, Steve and Susan, who are very free range in my house (asleep on the settee at the moment). I'm planning to house train Steve and Sue at some point soon but at the moment they are still quite flighty (they only moved in 3 days ago) although they will tolerate sitting on my lap for a while - once I've caught them - and have starting taking corn from my hand today so I think we're bonding?!
     
  2. Kevin565

    Kevin565 Chicken Obsessed Premium Member

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  3. Marney

    Marney Out Of The Brooder

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    Thank you!!
     
  4. Sally Sunshine

    Sally Sunshine Cattywampus w/crappy Inet Premium Member

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    Hi Marney! Sounds exciting, and they are in the house?? Welcome another chicken addict!! he he he I love the looks of the Shamo and yours seems to be a nice friendly bird! KEWL!!

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  5. jbirds2012

    jbirds2012 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    aaabirdman Chillin' With My Peeps

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  7. dawg53

    dawg53 Humble

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    Welcome to BYC.
     
  8. Big A Chickens

    Big A Chickens Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hi and :welcome So glad you joined us!!! :weee
     
  9. weimarmama

    weimarmama Overrun With Chickens

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    :frow & :welcome from Alabama. Glad you joined us.
     
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