Hello from Alabama!

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by mrscrabtree92, Mar 23, 2016.

  1. mrscrabtree92

    mrscrabtree92 Out Of The Brooder

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    Hi! My names Ariel im from south alabama and me and my husband just got 6 baby chicks. First time ever doing this but we've done alot of research almost have our coop and run built and our babies are about 2 weeks old. We actually just had one die this morning. We had 2 rhode island reds 2 easter eggers a silver laced wyandotte and a lavander orpington. Since one passed this morning we only have one rhode island now.
     
  2. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Nice to meet you Ariel, sorry you have had a loss. It's very common to lose some chicks at a young age. Sometimes things just didn't develop right inside, or they just fail to thrive.

    Hope the others will thrive. [​IMG]
     
  3. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Monkey Business Premium Member

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    Hi Ariel and welcome to BYC and sorry for the loss of one of your chicks.

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

    Joining your state thread will put you in touch with other BYC members in your area, which can be helpful (just type the name of your state in the search box).

    All the best
    CT
     
  4. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

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

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