Hello BYC!

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by Skalabs, Oct 18, 2016.

  1. Skalabs

    Skalabs Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I searched the internet for info on chickens to coop designs, and most of the time my searches led me to BYC!

    Are you new to chickens / when did you first get chickens?

    I'm new to chickens and have had them for about 2 months.

    How many chickens do you have right now?

    I have 5 hens.

    What breeds do you have?

    Two Easter eggers, a black Australorp, a speckled Sussex, and a Welsummer.

    How did you find out about BackYardChickens.com?

    See above.

    Tell us about your family, your other pets, your occupation, or anything else you'd like to share.

    We share our home with two labs, X and Rosie, two cats, Nyxie and Dannie Pink, and five chickens, Confident, Kelly, Scramble, Shady, and Fartblossum. (My 9 yo daughter named all but one of the chickens.)

    Thanks!
     
  2. Ol Grey Mare

    Ol Grey Mare One egg shy of a full carton. ..... Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC!!!
    Sounds like a lovely family (both human and otherwise) you have there! So very glad you have joined us.
     
  3. CuzChickens

    CuzChickens CountryChick

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    Hello there, and welcome to Backyard Chickens! I have Black Australorps, Speckled Sussex, and Welsumers as well! I hope you enjoy BYC as much as I have and make yourself at home here!
     
  4. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Monkey Business Premium Member

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

    You'll find lots of info in the Learning Centre https://www.backyardchickens.com/newsearch?search=learning+centre 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. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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  6. Cynthia12

    Cynthia12 Always Grateful Premium Member

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    WELCOME!!!!
     
  7. Athaid

    Athaid Chillin' With My Peeps

    Welcome to BYC :)
     
  8. redsoxs

    redsoxs Chicken Obsessed

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    Greetings, Skalabs, and :welcome! Great to have you in our community! :)
     
  9. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! I'm glad you joined us! :)
     
  10. QueenMisha

    QueenMisha Queen of the Coop

    Welcome to BYC! It's great to have you.
     

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