Hello from Georgia

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by Magenta_Chick, Apr 2, 2011.

  1. Magenta_Chick

    Magenta_Chick Out Of The Brooder

    Apr 2, 2011
    Believe it or not, my name actually IS Magenta [​IMG]

    This is my first time ever raising chickens. I got 6 little chicks 2 days ago from our local feed store.

    I got 4 pullets (2 are yellow and 2 are brown)
    and I got 2 bantams (one is a very light gray, and one is broun with a soild black stripe down it's back)

    I have no idea if they are male or female, I guess I will have fun trying to figure it out.

    My husband and I started building their coop last night, and have it framed out. I figured in the 4 or so weeks they will be in their brooding box, we can get the coop finished.

    So far I have only had one little chick with a case of pasty butt, but we got her cleaned up and she seems happy.

  2. 4-H chicken mom

    4-H chicken mom Overrun With Chickens

    Aug 3, 2007
    Oberlin, OH
    [​IMG] and [​IMG] from Ohio. So glad you joined. Don't feel alone, many of us are cleaning pasty bottoms now. [​IMG]

    Edited to say: I love your name and the color. [​IMG]
    Last edited: Apr 2, 2011
  3. Imp

    Imp All things share the same breath- Chief Seattle

    A warm welcome from an imp in Washington

    BYC is the place to be

    Imp- congrats on the chicks
  4. Northwood Silkies

    Northwood Silkies Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 4, 2010
    Northwest Michigan
  5. schellie69

    schellie69 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Oct 8, 2009
    [​IMG] from Kansas
  6. Zgoatlady

    Zgoatlady Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 20, 2009
    Enumclaw, WA
    My Coop
    BYC is the place to be, lots of great information.
  7. dawg53

    dawg53 Humble

    Nov 27, 2008
    Jacksonville, Florida
    Welcome to BYC.
  8. Cacciatore

    Cacciatore Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 19, 2011
    San Pablo, CA
    Welcome from Northern California. [​IMG]
  9. JulieNKC

    JulieNKC Overrun With Chickens

    Sep 25, 2010
    Kansas City
    [​IMG] and congrats on your new chicks!
  10. Desert Rooster

    Desert Rooster El Gallo Del Desierto

    Sep 4, 2010
    Hesperia, Ca
    Hello [​IMG] from Hesperia, Ca and [​IMG]

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