Hello Chickadees...

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by Alberawi Chicks, May 8, 2017.

  1. Alberawi Chicks

    Alberawi Chicks In the Brooder

    May 8, 2017
    Nor Cal
    (1) Are you new to chickens / when did you first get chickens?

    Yes I am, but my husband had some experience as a kid. We bought our first 3 chicks the day before Easter Sunday. We bought our second 3 the following weekend, so that's just shy of 1 month ago.

    (2) How many chickens do you have right now?


    (3) What breeds do you have?

    White Silkie, Gold Laced Cochin, Mottled Houdan, Frizzled Olive Egger, Americana, Smooth Olive Egger

    (4) How did you find out about BackYardChickens.com?

    Searching for info about how to be a good chicken Mama. We also lost a Custom Buff Chick about 1 week ago, so I was frantically trying to figure out how to save her.

    (5) What are some of your other hobbies?

    Running, hiking, yoga, painting, knitting, cooking, viticulture and enology etc.

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

    We are a family of 5 with an old lady doggie who is turning 14 this summer and two 1 year old parakeets. We are living a high tech life with a bit of country . My daughter calls us yuppie hippies. ;)

  2. Chicken Girl1

    Chicken Girl1 Queen of the Coop

    Mar 3, 2015
  3. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Flockless Premium Member

    Jan 30, 2015
    Africa - near the equator
    Hello and welcome to BYC - thanks for joining us. Maybe you should be called "yippies"? [​IMG]

    You'll find lots of info in the Learning Centre - 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#post_3239224

    All the best
  4. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

    Aug 26, 2009
    Out to pasture

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