Hello from Australia

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by Quail lover, Dec 26, 2012.

  1. Quail lover

    Quail lover Out Of The Brooder

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    Hey guys,
    I've finally decided that I'd join the community here at BYC after about a month of browsing (I've technically been browsing for almost a year).
    I am seriously thinking into full self sufficiency when I'm older. I own a female dog who's a fox terrier cross whippet (would say the technical term, but I'm not sure if you would find that offensive), an Indian Ringneck (A large parakeet for those who don't know) and two Coturnix Japonica (one male and one female) (side note - if anyone lives in Perth, I'd be happy to swap some quail in the future to keep the bloodlines clean).
    As I'm sure you realised through my side note, I am planning on breeding quail for both eggs and meat while I live with my parents, and yes, I am sure I want to raise for meat, as to be fully self sufficient, you must have a strong stomach ;)
    I've made a plan to not go too far into it while I'm living with my parents, and have organised myself fully so I have enough time to fit in schoolwork, figure skating, dancing (too many types lol) and kite surfing and still have enough space for free time with all the animals :)
    I can't wait to meet all of you here on the BYC forums :)
     
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  2. sumi

    sumi Égalité Staff Member

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    Hello and welcome to BYC [​IMG] You are starting early with your plans! That's good [​IMG]
     
  3. Quail lover

    Quail lover Out Of The Brooder

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    Thanks for the warm welcome :) some of my friends think that I'll have my funeral sorted out by the end of next year ;)
     
  4. Kevin565

    Kevin565 Chicken Obsessed Premium Member

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  5. redsoxs

    redsoxs Chicken Obsessed

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    Greetings, Quail lover, and [​IMG]! Happy you joined our community! Best of luck to you and your birds!
     
  6. dawg53

    dawg53 Humble

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    Welcome to BYC.
     
  7. Mr MKK FARMS

    Mr MKK FARMS Chicken Obsessed Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC!!
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    Glad you joined us!!!
     
  8. kidcody

    kidcody Overrun With Chickens

    [​IMG] [​IMG] from washington state glad you joined us!
     
  9. weimarmama

    weimarmama Overrun With Chickens

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    [​IMG] & [​IMG] from Alabama. Glad you joined us. Wow, you've got a lot going on. Best of luck with your birds [​IMG]
     
  10. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member

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