Greetings form Central Texas!

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by Anujin, Jun 8, 2016.

  1. Anujin

    Anujin Out Of The Brooder

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    Hi new Chicken Friends!

    After lurking for a few weeks I finally took the plunge and joined BYC. Y'all have been really helpful to me already!

    (1) Are you new to chickens / when did you first get chickens?
    We are new to chickens! We live in an urban neighborhood where chickens are common, and after admiring our neighbors' flocks for several years we finally decided to get our own.

    (2) How many chickens do you have right now?
    We have 6 in our flock right now: 4 seven week old Speckled Sussex, 1 buff orpington and 1 Amercauna

    (3) What breeds do you have?

    (4) How did you find out about BackYardChickens.com?

    (5) What are some of your other hobbies?
    I'm a retired roller derby athlete who loves to read, spend time with my kids and volunteer with local animal rescue groups.

    (6) Tell us about your family, your other pets, your occupation, or anything else you'd like to share.
    I've got three human kids, 2 rescued pitbull mixes and 2 cats. We foster bottle baby kittens and old pitbulls for our local shelter.


    Thanks for having me!
    Nora
     
  2. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Nice to meet you Nora, welcome to the Backyard chickens flock. So glad you joined us.
     
  3. TwoCrows

    TwoCrows Show me the way old friend... Staff Member

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    Hello there and welcome to BYC! [​IMG]

    Congrats on finally taking the plunge into the chicken world! Chickens are so much fun to keep. They can be so affectionate, entertaining and they give you eggs!

    You have some pretty breeds too. Those speckled sussexes are gorgeous!

    Make yourself at home here and if you have any questions, feel free to ask.

    Welcome to our flock! :)
     
  4. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Monkey Business Premium Member

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    Hi Nora and welcome to BYC - glad that you have joined us.

    You'll find lots of info in the Learning Centre
    https://www.backyardchickens.com/atype/1/Learning_Center, and if you have a specific topic in mind, just type it in the search box - there's a wealth of information on past and present threads.

    You may wish to consider joining your state thread as it will put you in touch with other BYC members in your area - https://www.backyardchickens.com/f/26/where-am-i-where-are-you

    All the best
    CT
     
  5. QueenMisha

    QueenMisha Queen of the Coop

    Welcome to BYC! It's great to have you. That's a nice selection of breeds you have there.
     
  6. sumi

    sumi Égalité Staff Member

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    Welcome to BYC [​IMG]
     
  7. 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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