First time chicken mom!

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by brittnelee, Mar 20, 2016.

  1. brittnelee

    brittnelee New Egg

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    I am a first time chicken mom! I have 3 Rock barred chicks, they are 5 days old. I am a nervous wreck about theses little ones!! Hopefully this forum will help ease my mind and give me some guidance!
     
  2. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! I'm glad you joined us! :)
     
  3. Yorkshire Coop

    Yorkshire Coop Merry Christmas! Staff Member

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    Hi :welcome

    Glad you could join the flock! Congratulations on your new chicks :clap They sure can be nerve wracking when you first get started but I'm sure you will do a fanatics job with them. Have you checked out the learning centre? Lots if great articles there that will help you keep your chicks happy, safe and healthy. Here is the link ~ https://www.backyardchickens.com/atype/1/Learning_Center

    Wishing you the very best of luck with your new chicks. Be sure to ask all the questions you need to, everyone here to help and very friendly.

    Enjoy BYC and all the chicken chat :frow
     
  4. sunflour

    sunflour Flock Master Premium Member Project Manager

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  5. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Monkey Business Premium Member

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    Hi and welcome to BYC - you have some good advice already, so I'll just say a big hello [​IMG]

    Good luck with your chicks

    CT
     
  6. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Stay calm, BYC has your back. You'll be fine
     
  7. N F C

    N F C eggnog time! Premium Member Project Manager

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    The previous greeters have given you some good advice...the only thing I would add is to take lots of pictures now, chicks grow up fast!
     

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