First time with chickens

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by Rachel311, Apr 18, 2019.

  1. Rachel311

    Rachel311 In the Brooder

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    Hi everyone! I’m new to this site but have come across it many times during my chicken research recently, so I figured I’d sign up. I’ve never had chickens before, but my fiancé has. We live on his grandparents property the used to be a wildlife sanctuary, so the coop and chicken yard were already there! I currently have 16 chicks from tractor supply, and I’m loving how much fun it is to watch them run around. I’ve lost track of the breeds (we got a variety and some had definitely jumped into other bins at the store) so my next goal is to figure out how to post pictures one here for some help identifying them!
     
  2. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician

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    Welcome to BYC, and good luck with your new flock.
     
  3. N F C

    N F C is it nap time yet?

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  4. CarpCharacin

    CarpCharacin Cyprinus carpio

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    Welcome to BYC! We're glad you decided to join our wonderful community! :welcome
     
  5. DobieLover

    DobieLover Easily distracted by chickens

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    Hello, Rachel, and welcome to BYC! :frow Glad you joined.
    I'm looking forward to seeing pictures of your chicks.
     
  6. FlappyFeathers

    FlappyFeathers Crossing the Road

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  7. Sweetlilgem

    Sweetlilgem Chirping

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    Hello and welcome!! :frow I’m new here too and have already found everyone and all the info so very helpful!! Hope you enjoy your new feathered friend as much as I am enjoying mine! I think this is a great resource for us newbies!!
     
  8. Chick-N-Fun

    Chick-N-Fun Almy Acres Farm

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    Welcome to our FUNomenal community! :celebrate Best wishes and have lots of fun! :wee
     
  9. 007Sean

    007Sean Pheasant Whisperer

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    Howdy Rachel :frow and Welcome to Backyard Chickens.

    Happy :ya to have you here with us. Enjoy your time here at BYC!

    Thanks for joining our community! :celebrate
     
  10. Pork Pie

    Pork Pie Flockwit

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    Hi and welcome to BYC and congrats on your new hobby.

    Here are some links to key resources:
    Best wishes

    Pork Pie
     

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