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Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by tjrod2013, Apr 26, 2016.

  1. tjrod2013

    tjrod2013 Out Of The Brooder

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    Hi. I am in California, and am expecting my first ever ducklings next week. I am so excited. Loving all the information. I am getting two Cayugas, a male and female. I am in love with their dark feathers. They will be pets, don't think I could handle slaughtering them for meat, and I know my husband can't lol.
     
  2. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC, and good luck with your ducklings. Any chance on getting three? That way if something happens to one two still remain as company for one another.
     
  3. tjrod2013

    tjrod2013 Out Of The Brooder

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    I wanted to get four at first, but my husband thought I should start with a pair. My plan is to get another pair after about a month or so, assuming that I can meet the needs of the first two.
     
  4. TwinsLoveChicks

    TwinsLoveChicks Chillin' With My Peeps

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  5. 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'll find lots of info in the Learning Centre (even if you have lots of experience)
    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/t/270925/find-your-states-thread

    All the best
    CT
     
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  6. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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  7. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! I'm glad you joined us! :)
     
  8. tjrod2013

    tjrod2013 Out Of The Brooder

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    Thank you!!
     
  9. tjrod2013

    tjrod2013 Out Of The Brooder

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    So am I, especially since there is no one in my immediate circle of friends and family who has experience with raising ducks lol. I have gotten so much useful information from this site
     

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