Chicky Newbie in Seattle

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by Katy6d, Apr 13, 2016.

  1. Katy6d

    Katy6d Just Hatched

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    Hey all! Really excited to be a first time chicken farmer! I will have a lot of questions but we are trying to do our research. My biggest sorry is my crazy dogs stressing them out. Any advice?
     
  2. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Keep the dogs far away from them. Birds are easily stressed because everything wants to eat them & usually do.
     
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  3. CherriesBrood

    CherriesBrood Chicken Photographer

    Hello and [​IMG]
    We're glad you joined us!

    X2 with drumstick diva, don't let them near the babies.
     
  4. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Monkey Business Premium Member

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    Hi and welcome to BYC - glad that you have joined us.

    The Learning Centre is a great resource, even for experienced poultry keepers - loads of info on anything poultry. https://www.backyardchickens.com/atype/1/Learning_Center

    These links may help you for the moment.
    https://www.backyardchickens.com/a/getting-started-raising-chickens
    https://www.backyardchickens.com/a/hatching-eggs-and-raising-chicks

    You may wish to consider joining your state thread as it will put you in touch with other BYC members in your area - just type the name of your state in the search box.

    All the best
    CT
     
  5. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! I'm glad you joined us! :)
     
  6. Katy6d

    Katy6d Just Hatched

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    I was wondering if any thinks this Americauna looks like it may turn out to be a rooster?[​IMG]
     

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