First Timer from NJ!

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by mamacwill, Mar 21, 2016.

  1. mamacwill

    mamacwill New Egg

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    Hi all! I'm a human mom of 4 & a hen mom of 3. We are loving our little girls! Sadly, we called our town zoning board & found out chickens are NOT allowed (didn't find anything online so we just went for it) now we're nervous. We have nice neighbors but we didn't discuss the chickens with them.. frankly because it's not their business.. they don't check with us before adding to their family you know? Anyway, I'm hoping they are supportive when it comes down to it. We are planning on keeping our chicks no matter what! Currently gathering any & all information in case word gets out in our small town. I wish there were a guaranteed way to bypass this ridiculous law! Any success stories to share??
     
  2. Yorkshire Coop

    Yorkshire Coop Merry Christmas! Staff Member

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  3. Frindizzle

    Frindizzle Guitar Girl <3 Premium Member

    Welcome to BYC! [​IMG]
     
  4. sunflour

    sunflour Flock Master Premium Member Project Manager

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    And hope no one takes the flock away. But even in our state - a celebrity living in Atlanta had to give hers up due to zoning issues.
     
  5. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Monkey Business Premium Member

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    Hi and welcome to BYC - i wish you all the best in keeping your girls, but you may want to have a plan B in case some miserable neighbour decides to report you.

    All the best
    CT
     
  6. 7littlegirls

    7littlegirls Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hi :frow welcome to BYC!
     
  7. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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  8. mamacwill

    mamacwill New Egg

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    Thanks all for the welcome! Yes, we are working on a Plan B, Plan C, & Plan D. Just waiting it out & enjoying our little ones.
     
  9. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! I'm glad you joined us! :)
     

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