Hello from Illinois

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by smprn76, Mar 2, 2016.

  1. smprn76

    smprn76 New Egg

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    Just stopped to say hello. We live in central Illinois... no not Chicago ;)
    I grew up on a farm so animals and farm.life are not new to me. Chickens however was one animal we did not have(but the neighbors did)
    Our brood consist of 4 black australorp, 1 cinnamon queen, 1 delaware, 1 araucana/ameraucana and 3 that I am not 100% sure what they are.
    3 kids 2 house dogs, 2 beagles, 1 coon dog and Moe our American bulldog. Also 2 goldfish and a baby snapping turtle we rescued and are releasing when the weather gets stable!
     
  2. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC and good luck with your flock and many pets. The simple animal husbandry methods used in maintaining other farm animals can be used to keep your birds healthy.
     
  3. N F C

    N F C just 1 more cup pls Premium Member Project Manager

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  4. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Glad you joined the BYC flock. I think you would enjoy subscribing to the Illinois thread. Just put the name in the search box and it will pop up
     
  5. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! I'm glad you joined us! :)
     
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  6. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Flockless Premium Member

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    Hi and welcome to BYC - you have some great advice already so I'll just say hello!

    All the best
    CT
     

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