Excited to talk to other chicken people!!

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

  1. wendinjay

    wendinjay In the Brooder

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    Hello! My name is Wendi! This is my first time having chickens! I have 16 chickens (8 I am easing for a friend with grown chickens). They are between 6 weeks to 12 weeks!

    We finally finished chicken coop a few weeks ago! Well, finished wrought to move the older chicks in! I still having painting and finishing touches to do! [​IMG]
    I am excited to be a part of a group of peoe who can not only be excited about things I get excited about, but also ask questions! Still have many!!

    Thank you!!
     
  2. 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] Nice looking coop.
     
  3. Kelsie2290

    Kelsie2290 Free Ranging

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    Hello :frow and Welcome To BYC! Very nice looking coop!
     
  4. dawg53

    dawg53 Humble

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    Welcome to BYC.
     
  5. Yorkshire Coop

    Yorkshire Coop Moderator

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    Hi :welcome

    Glad you could join the flock! Lovely coop you have there very nice. Ask away with all the questions you have everyone here to help and very friendly. Enjoy BYC and all the chicken chat :frow
     
  6. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Crowing

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

    You have a very nice coop! I'm sure your birds will enjoy it. What breeds do you have?
     
  7. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO.

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    Welcome to BYC! I'm glad you joined us!
     
  8. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Crowing

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

    Lovely coop! Good luck with all of your chickens.
     
  9. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years.

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    Cute coop - glad you joined us at Backyard Chickens [​IMG]
     
  10. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Crowing

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    Welcome to BYC, Wendi. Glad you decided to our flock. Your coop/run is looking very nice, but if you have any predators in your area (such as rats, weasels, snakes, etc.), I would suggest covering your run with hardware cloth as those predators can squeeze through the large openings in your mesh. Also, predators like raccoons and cats will reach through those openings and grab your chickens. Hardware cloth has saved many chicken owners a lot of tears. Please feel free to ask any questions you may have. We are here to help in any way we can. Good luck with your flock.
     

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