Getting My First Girls Tomorrow!!! Woo Hoo!!

Discussion in 'Family Life - Stories, Pictures & Updates' started by Lolliegee, Dec 8, 2008.

  1. Lolliegee

    Lolliegee Songster

    Dec 8, 2008
    Cottage Grove, OR
    Hi All,

    I'm new to having chickens as an adult...however we had good-sized flock when I was a kid. This site has been a wonderful tool in helping me refresh my memory of how to take care of the chickens.

    I'm getting my first 2, getting ready to start laying, hens tomorrow and I'm so excited. I have wanted to get chickens for so long now, I can't believe I'm finally getting them.

    My DH is really happy too, once he tried a fresh egg, he knew we needed to have our own. I've got 4 kids (the oldest graduated last June and the youngest just turned a year old) who are all excited too (okay, maybe not the baby, but I'm sure he'll like watching the hens walking around).

    I'd love to connect with anyone else in my area...Oregon.

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    Last edited: Dec 8, 2008
  2. cjeanean

    cjeanean Can't Decide

    Mar 5, 2008
    make sure u post pics when they get to u!!!!

    Last edited: Dec 8, 2008
  3. Dandelion007

    Dandelion007 Songster

    Dec 7, 2008
    Durant, OK

    Have fun with your chickens. Post pictures so we can see!
  4. gritsar

    gritsar Cows, Chooks & Impys - OH MY!

    Nov 9, 2007
    SW Arkansas
    What breed of hens are you getting?

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