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Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by 4CrazyEggs, Mar 19, 2012.

  1. 4CrazyEggs

    4CrazyEggs In the Brooder

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    My wife and I have 4 kids and are starting a Chicken Coop. We are new to this whole thing but we are excited. I have raised rabbits in the past and enjoyed it. I built a 12'x12' run with a coop and picked up two Ameraucana pullets yesterday. I am picking up 4 other hen chicks later today. I am just trying to make them happy and eventually good egg producers. Learning to care for and raise animals teaches us all a whole bunch and we are looking forward to it. The kids are soooo excited. I appreciate everyone's knowledge in the forums.[​IMG]
     

  2. ghillie

    ghillie Hen Pecked

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  3. DDNONIN2016

    DDNONIN2016 Songster

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    Hello and welcome from Ohio....glad you joined us. Nice coop and run and cute kiddos. Good luck with everything
     
  4. ChickenLeg

    ChickenLeg Songster

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  5. ChickenPeep

    ChickenPeep Faith & Feathers

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    [​IMG]From Kansas!
     
  6. 1muttsfan

    1muttsfan Crowing

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    Hi and welcome to BYC from nothern Michigan [​IMG]

    Your setup is beautiful! You may want to consider putting hardware cloth around the lower several feet of your run, to help keep predators from getting in or reaching through the fence (raccoons are notorious for that)
     
  7. greymane

    greymane Songster

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  8. dawg53

    dawg53 Humble Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC.
     
  9. Marty1876

    Marty1876 Hi Everyone!

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  10. NonnasBabies

    NonnasBabies Muddy Acre Farms Premium Member

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    Welcome from Louisiana! [​IMG]
     

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