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Greetings from N GA

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by MotherofManyMor, Oct 11, 2016.

  1. MotherofManyMor

    MotherofManyMor In the Brooder

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    Hi everyone! I am new to backyard chickens. Heck, I'm new to country living but have dreamed about it my entire life. After 50 years, I'm finally living it! I dove into backyard chickens before researching like an idiot and am learning the hard way... Sadly I've lost one to being sick, one to a fox and three to my own dogs getting lose. I have also nursed several back to good health. I am looking forward to years of learning and benefiting from my new flock.
     

  2. CuzChickens

    CuzChickens CountryChick

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    Hello, and welcome to Backyard chickens! I am so glad you joined us, though sorry to hear you seem to be off to a rocky start. :hugs Do not give up, everybody makes mistakes, here are some links you may find helpful, first, the learning center, https://www.backyardchickens.com/atype/1/Learning_Center, tons of helpful info there for newbies, second, the topic of the week this week is dogs and chickens, so you might like to read through it, https://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1137009/topic-of-the-week-dogs-and-chickens, and last, but not least, predator proofing your coop and run, https://www.backyardchickens.com/a/predator-proofing-for-new-and-existing-coops. I hope you find some of these useful. Good luck, and enjoy BYC!
     
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  3. theoldchick

    theoldchick The Chicken Whisperer Premium Member

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    [​IMG] Your excitement is contagious!
     
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  4. redsoxs

    redsoxs Crowing

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    Greetings from Kansas and :welcome. Happy you joined our community! CuzChickens gave you many great links to research so let me just say best wishes and enjoy the country life!! :celebrate
     
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  5. JoshFig

    JoshFig Chirping

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    You should check out the Yo Georgians thread as well - quite a few of us in the N GA area that are on BYC.

    Where in N Ga are you located?
     
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  6. Cynthia12

    Cynthia12 Always Grateful Premium Member

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    WELCOME!!!!
     
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  7. N F C

    N F C phooey! Premium Member Project Manager

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    Hopefully, things go smoothly for you from here on out.

    It's nice to have you join us!
     
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  8. BlueBaby

    BlueBaby Crowing

    Hello, and welcome to BYC!
     
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  9. 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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  10. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Out to pasture
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