Got the rooster first and then had to add hens :) WA State

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by andalusn, Sep 7, 2009.

  1. andalusn

    andalusn Chillin' With My Peeps

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    (1) Are you new to chickens / when did you first get chickens?
    I guess you can classify me as "green as grass" to chickens. We have hand them for about 3 weeks

    (2) How many chickens do you have right now?
    small flock of 8

    (3) What breeds do you have?
    Rooster is Black Jersey Giant & the hen collection is made up of Gold Laced Wyandotte, Silver Laced Wyandotte, Dominiques, Cochin, Welsummer, Cucko Maran,

    (4) How did you find out about BackYardChickens.com?
    Searching out care information on the internet led me to this site

    (5) What are some of your other hobbies?
    I was born with the horse sickness [​IMG] and that has led to a passion for raising Andausian horses for over 20 + years. Slowing down now to just riding. Hubby and I trail ride a lot

    (6) Tell us about your family, your other pets, your occupation, or anything else you'd like to share.
    As a support agent for software I spend all day on the computer so coming home and tending the animals grounds me. The critter collection at the moment is just the horses (2 Andalusians, 1 Morgan) and 2 Schipperke dogs plus a barn cat on patrol. The chickens are new but very enjoyable.
     
  2. ZepChick

    ZepChick Chillin' With My Peeps

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    HI! Welcome from Oregon....I am sure you will find these boards (and your chickens!) very addicting. [​IMG]
     
  3. The Poultry Peanut

    The Poultry Peanut lives under rock

    Hi from Texas!

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  4. froggie71

    froggie71 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 18, 2009
    Shamong, NJ
    [​IMG] and [​IMG] from NJ!
     
  5. easttxchick

    easttxchick Lone Star Call Ducks

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    [​IMG] from Texas!
     
  6. fldiver97

    fldiver97 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    [​IMG] from WI. Sounds like a nice little flock of chickens!!
     
  7. Imp

    Imp All things share the same breath- Chief Seattle

    [​IMG] from a neighbor in Renton

    Congrats on getting chickens

    Check out the Washingtonians thread in the Where are you forum

    Imp
     
  8. texasgal

    texasgal Brood with an Attitude

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    A big Texas size [​IMG] [​IMG]
     
  9. jthayerkatz

    jthayerkatz Chillin' With My Peeps

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