Having a lot of fun...

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by bneary, Apr 7, 2016.

  1. bneary

    bneary Out Of The Brooder

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    My husband and I brought our little bantam chicks home a week ago. We are having such a great time watching them grow and caring for them. There are so many interesting unknowns: what will they look like as adults? what breed are they? what gender!? We won't know the answers for a few weeks yet, but I like observing and making guess based off things I'm reading here on the forums. I've enjoyed spying on this community for a while and figured it was time to join in! Say hello to our sweet little babies :)

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  2. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Monkey Business Premium Member

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    Hi and welcome to BYC - great to have you onboard with us. You sure have some cute chicks!

    The Learning Centre is a great resource, even for experienced poultry keepers - loads of info on anything poultry. https://www.backyardchickens.com/atype/1/Learning_Center

    These links may help you for the moment.
    https://www.backyardchickens.com/a/getting-started-raising-chickens
    https://www.backyardchickens.com/a/hatching-eggs-and-raising-chicks

    You may wish to consider joining your state thread as it will put you in touch with other BYC members in your area - just type the name of your state in the search box.

    All the best
    CT
     
  3. bneary

    bneary Out Of The Brooder

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    Thanks, CTKen! I hadn't even thought about searching for a state thread.
     
    Last edited: Apr 8, 2016
  4. sunflour

    sunflour Flock Master Premium Member

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    [​IMG] so glad you have joined us.

    Love the names you have selected, they are all such cuties. Hope they all turn out to be what you wanted.


    Enjoy every minute of your new adventures, take loads of pics, they do grow up so, so fast.

    But the fun continues, my gals are now 3 yo and are still entertaining and fascination gals.
     
  5. mlm Mike

    mlm Mike Sunna and Mani Premium Member

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    [​IMG] I'm glad you decided to join!
     
  6. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Beautiful chicks - just a little leery about one called "Scabby." [​IMG] When your crew Is 6 weeks old post new photos at "what breed or gender is this." [​IMG]
     

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