Gone goofy for galliformes

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by jobeibi, Sep 9, 2010.

  1. jobeibi

    jobeibi Out Of The Brooder

    Sep 4, 2010
    Florida Panhandle
    Until about two weeks ago, the idea of backyard chickens was just one of those occasional notions that popped into my head now and then, but wasn't a serious consideration. Then the salmonella story hit the news, and I decided I should at least look into having my own hens, for security's sake.

    I picked up a couple of books at the bookstore. Visited the local Feed & Seed. Joined this website. Perused the hatchery online stores.

    Now? I can't. Stop. Thinking about. CHICKENS!

    Yesterday, my coworker was talking to me about... um... something. I couldn't concentrate on the subject, though, because he was wearing a shirt with narrow black & white stripes. Oh! I really want some Dominiques!

    Then this morning, someone rode in on a new motorcycle. It's all white, but the fuel tank has a black starburst pattern. I said, "oh, what a pretty bike!" and bit my tongue before I added, "Looks just like a Light Brahma chicken".

    Everything I see, I mentally assess for coop or brooder functionality.

    Oh, man. I am turning into a serious chicken coop, uh, kook.
  2. Gallo del Cielo

    Gallo del Cielo La Gallina Resort & Spa

    May 6, 2010
    My Coop
    Hello from Tucson and [​IMG] That is how it starts. It's too late for you now. You've been lost to the birds. [​IMG]
  3. chica57

    chica57 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aug 25, 2009
    [​IMG] From Southern Indiana!!!!! Just wait-your just getting started-lol!!!! You picked the best place to be!!!! [​IMG]
  4. 4-H chicken mom

    4-H chicken mom Overrun With Chickens

    Aug 3, 2007
    Oberlin, OH
    [​IMG] and [​IMG] from Ohio. Wow, you will fit in real nice here. [​IMG]
  5. Break an Egg

    Break an Egg Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 17, 2008
    San Antonio
    I've experienced what you are describing. It's like you would love to just talk to someone, anyone, as long as it's about chickens. lol

    [​IMG] from Texas

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