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Getting back into chickens

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by mdepriest, Feb 13, 2014.

  1. mdepriest

    mdepriest Hatching

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    Hi everyone!
    I'm getting back into chickens after a hiatus. I'm so excited. My husband and I are building the cutest small coup for four chickens. It would probably hold a couple more but I think four is a good number for us. I'm looking forward to getting to know you all here and learn more about these crazy birds.
    MJ
     

  2. TwoCrows

    TwoCrows Show me the way old friend Staff Member

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    Welcome to BYC and enjoy all your poultry adventures!
     
  3. Kelsie2290

    Kelsie2290 Free Ranging Premium Member

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    Hello :frow and Welcome To BYC!
     
  4. Welcome to BYC! from Riverside California. [​IMG]
     
  5. MsChickenMomma

    MsChickenMomma Crowing

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    [​IMG] Glad to have you join us!
     
  6. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Crowing

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    Welcome to BYC! [​IMG]We're glad to have you.
     
  7. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Crowing

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    [​IMG] Glad you joined us!
     

  8. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Make the coop larger than you think you need. You will become addicted and want more and more chickens. Might as well make one big coop instead of making a bunch of additional ones. Rule of thumb is 4 sg.feet per bird inside the coop and 10 sg.feet per bird in the outside run.
     
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