Hello from foggy NY

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by Myrrdin, Dec 30, 2015.

  1. Myrrdin

    Myrrdin New Egg

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    As many before me I like to express my thanks to the site owners and members. It is great to find a resource such as BYC to help us understand our latest "I want that".
    We started this year with 9 day old chickens. 3 Buff Orpingtons, 3 Speckled Sussex, and 3 Austrolorps.
    They all developed fine and now are looking forward to their first winter.
    My goal is to ensure their successful overwintering.
    Never having dealt with chickens before other than for lunch and dinner, it was a surprising journey so far to encounter
    their distinct personalities. If anyone would have told me 6 month ago that i could tell each of them apart from the other I would have laughed - but now I can.

    Looking forward to more exiting chicken adventures.
     
  2. TheTwoRoos

    TheTwoRoos Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Welcome to BYC
     
  3. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Chicken Obsessed

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    Welcome to BYC from snowy Montana. Glad you decided to join our flock. If you haven't done so already, definitely check out our Learning Center at https://www.backyardchickens.com/atype/1/Learning_Center. There is lots of useful information there. Please feel free to ask any questions you may have. We are here to help in any way we can. Cheers.
     
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  4. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Welcome from cold & icy Illinois.Hope you enjoy Backyard chickens as much as we do.
     
  5. sunflour

    sunflour Flock Master Premium Member Project Manager

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    [​IMG] glad you are enjoying your new flock.

    It is surprising to see the unique personalities, they are indeed unique.
     
  6. N F C

    N F C got coffee? Premium Member Project Manager

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    Welcome from warm, steamy FL! It is surprising to learn how much personality those little birds have, we enjoy ours so much. Glad you're enjoying your flock.

    Thanks for joining us!
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  7. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! I'm glad you joined us! :)
     
  8. trailrider330

    trailrider330 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Welcome to the BYC flock! We are glad you joined us!

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