First Time Hatcher!

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by littlefarmMama, Apr 27, 2017.

  1. littlefarmMama

    littlefarmMama New Egg

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    Good morning all!

    Last night, my first Lavender Orpington chick hatched RIGHT before my kids had to go to bed! Talk about perfect timing! I have had chickens for a few years now but this is my first go at hatching eggs, so it's very exciting! Does it ever get old? I still get excited watching calves and goals drop after seeing it for years! Ahhhhh. Just a happy chicken mama right now!
     
  2. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Monkey Business Premium Member

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    Hi and welcome to BYC - thanks for joining us, and what great timing for your kids! Nope, I don't think hatching ever becomes a run-of-the-mill thing - certainly not for me!

    You may wish to consider joining your state thread as it will put you in touch with other BYC members in your area - https://www.backyardchickens.com/t/270925/find-your-states-thread#post_3239224

    All the best
    CT
     
  3. Cntry1958

    Cntry1958 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Congratulations on your first hatch. Cant wait to see pictures of the little ones. I bet the kids had a hard time going to bed with all the excitement of the chicks hatching.
     
  4. Chicken Girl1

    Chicken Girl1 Queen of the Coop Premium Member

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    Hello and Welcome to BYC! Congrats on your first hatch!
     
  5. Teila

    Teila Bambrook Bantams Premium Member

    G’Day from down under littlefarmMama [​IMG] Welcome & Congratulations!

    Nope, it never gets old [​IMG]

    I hope you enjoy being a BYC member. There are lots of friendly and very helpful folks here so not only is it overflowing with useful information it is also a great place to make friends and have some fun.

    If you would like to share pictures and stories of your flock, you have come to the right place. BYC’ers never tire of these and do not back away slowly or commence eye rolling when the photo album or home videos come out [​IMG]
     
  6. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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