completely new to chickens!!!

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by irbyma7297, Apr 15, 2012.

  1. irbyma7297

    irbyma7297 New Egg

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    hi! im going to be moving soon and want to start a small chicken run in my backyard. i haven't bought anything yet. i was thinking about rhode island reds.
     
  2. j and bs hens

    j and bs hens Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Welcome to BYC from BC!

    Where do you live? Some breeds tolerate cold/heat better, might want to look at that. Good luck, and have fun. You will make the right decision. (oh, look at the comments about the breeds in the breeds section)
     
  3. Fierlin1182

    Fierlin1182 powered-flight

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    Hello and :welcome
    RIRs are a good choice, they can survive in various conditions, and they are also quite good egg layers.
    If you need ideas for Coops, there is a section about that on BYC, it can be found along the top panel.
    Good luck, and enjoy the site! :D
     
  4. dawg53

    dawg53 Humble

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    Welcome to BYC. RIR's are an excellnt choice.
     
  5. greymane

    greymane Chillin' With My Peeps

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  6. 1muttsfan

    1muttsfan Overrun With Chickens

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    Hi and welcome to BYC from northern Michigan [​IMG]
     
  7. weimarmama

    weimarmama Overrun With Chickens

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    [​IMG] & [​IMG] from Alabama. Glad you joined us.
     
  8. dreamer5577

    dreamer5577 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hi && Welcome!!!
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  9. kmatt87

    kmatt87 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    welcome! i'm a newbie myself and have been stalking this site for nearly 2 wks :D i've learned alot!
     
  10. 4-H chicken mom

    4-H chicken mom Overrun With Chickens

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    Hi and :welcome from Ohio. So glad you joined. :thumbsup
     

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