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Hello from Austin, TX

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by Miklen, Mar 3, 2014.

  1. Miklen

    Miklen In the Brooder

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    My husband and I live just outside the city of Austin (SW of it), and we just got our first chickens a couple of weeks ago.

    I've been stalking the forums for a while, but decided to finally make a profile.

    Neither of us has ever owned chickens before, but we're the new parents of 35 new babies in a fairly large assortment of different breeds. So far all is going well, and everyone seems healthy and active. We still just need to figure out the breeds on a few of them. =)

    Looking forward to contributing more,
    -Helen
     

  2. JerseyHen

    JerseyHen Songster

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    [​IMG] from NJ!!! Enjoy your new peeps!
     
  3. TwoCrows

    TwoCrows Show me the way old friend Staff Member

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    Congrats on the new babies! When they get a bit older, you can post their pics in our What Gender section here on BYC for some good ID-ing.

    Welcome aboard and enjoy your new flock!
     
  4. Kelsie2290

    Kelsie2290 Free Ranging Premium Member

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    Hello :frow and Welcome To BYC!
     
  5. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member

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    Hi, Helen, welcome to BYC.
     
  6. hungnguyen

    hungnguyen Songster

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    Howdy Helen,

    Welcome to this website. I am from Pflugerville, TX. I used to live near the Y in Oakhill too.

    I hope you to enjoy your stay and don't forget to post some pictures of your birds.

    You can also find some Texan neighbors in the Texas threat below

    https://www.backyardchickens.com/t/44/texas/24050#post_12949461
     
  7. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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  9. Ren2014

    Ren2014 Blessed Beyond Hope

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    Hello and welcome to BYC from the SE side of Austin[​IMG] I grew up on the SW side. I can't believe how it has grown. Good luck with your flock. My husband and I are just getting started also[​IMG]
     
  10. everdeen

    everdeen Hatching

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    I also live SWish of Austin! I'm new to chickens and only have 7 chicks at the moment.
     

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