Hello and greetings from Tempe, AZ. Two chicks and one hen here!

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by Kristopher, Dec 12, 2010.

  1. Kristopher

    Kristopher Out Of The Brooder

    Dec 12, 2010
    Hello! I've been reading the BYC website these past few days because my wife and I are planning to build our first coop and run and Google directed us here. A little background....

    The "chicken addiction" started with a barred plymouth rock baby chick I received on Easter when I was sixteen. She lived to a happy old age of 10. Just this past February my wife and I got another chicken, this time an Americauna (I think) we named "Betty Mayhem" because of her very active and wild personality. In a few weeks my wife and I are moving into a place where we can have a decent coop and run so we just picked up two more chicks we named "Foxy" (looks kinda like a fox to my wife) and "Roxie" (she takes off like a rocket) so Betty can have some company. The two new chicks are bantams but we don't know how they're going to turn out - we're hoping for at least one Silkie. Maybe someone here might know by looking at the pictures?

    Here's some pics and a video!



    Phone camera pic from the day they came home:

    My wife Ona, Betty, and Foxy and Roxie:

    A little YouTube vid from the second day we had them:
  2. Leia's Chickens

    Leia's Chickens A Sunkissed Delight

    Jun 20, 2010
    [​IMG] from Oklahoma!! [​IMG]
  3. ghillie

    ghillie Hen Pecked

    Nov 13, 2008
    Colorado Springs, Co
  4. Peipooch

    Peipooch Out Of The Brooder

  5. mississippifarmboy

    mississippifarmboy collects slightly damaged strays

    I'm not any good at guessing breeds, maybe Illia will pop in later, she's great at it! but [​IMG] from Mississippi
  6. Imp

    Imp All things share the same breath- Chief Seattle

    A warm welcome from an imp in Washington

    congrats on the chickens and you came to the right place

  7. NoseyChickens

    NoseyChickens Feathers On The Ground

    Aug 3, 2009
    Southern California
    Congrats and welcome! [​IMG]
  8. TigerLilly

    TigerLilly I failed Chicken Math

    Jul 18, 2010
    Central Florida
  9. leslierf

    leslierf Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 23, 2010
    Tucson area
    Welcome![​IMG] Come and join us in the Arizona section of the "Where am I? Where Are You!" Thread!
  10. AZBootsie

    AZBootsie Chillin' With My Peeps

    Nov 10, 2010
    Congress, AZ
    My Coop
    Your chicks are adorable!!

    Welcome to BYC


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