Complete Newbie

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by Discord, Mar 3, 2015.

  1. Discord

    Discord New Egg

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    Hello all,

    I am completely new to this, plus I am jumping the gun a bit as I do not own the hens just yet. I already have the coop ready, and a nice fenced in area for them to run around in. At this point, I just need some help from any locals out there who may be able to help us locate hens. I am from the outskirts of El Paso, TX. I am hesitant to order from the internet at this point.
     
  2. jk47

    jk47 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I'm not from Texas or live In Texas but you could ask your feed store they might know where to get hens
    But if you want chicks I order chicks online all the time and always have a low moltality rate
     
  3. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Welcome to the flock. If you want to meet others in your area, go to "where am I, where are you," in the social forum - to locate and post on your state thread.
     
  4. TwoCrows

    TwoCrows Show me the way old friend... Staff Member

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    Hello there and welcome to BYC! [​IMG]

    You will definitely want to do some chatting with your chicken neighbors in your state thread here...https://www.backyardchickens.com/t/44/texas

    Enjoy all your poultry adventures and we do welcome you to our flock!
     
  5. mymilliefleur

    mymilliefleur Keeper of the Flock

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    Hello and welcome to BYC! [​IMG]
    We're glad you decided to join the ''flock''! Feel free to ask any questions you may have, there is a lot of great info on this site and I'm sure you'll find answers! [​IMG]
     
  6. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Overrun With Chickens

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    Welcome to BYC! [​IMG]I'm glad you joined us.

    I would definitely check out the Texas state thread to find out where to get chicks. Good luck, and I hope you can find some chicks! It sounds like you're well prepared for them.[​IMG]
     
  7. Kelsie2290

    Kelsie2290 True BYC Addict Premium Member

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    Hello :frow and Welcome To BYC!
     
  8. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Overrun With Chickens

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    [​IMG] I'm glad you joined our community!

    Good luck finding some chickens!
     
  9. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life Out of the Woods Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! I'm glad you joined us!
     
  10. Mountain Peeps

    Mountain Peeps Change is inevitable, like the seasons Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! Please make yourself at home and we are here to help.
     

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