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Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by Hawk&Hens, May 27, 2011.

  1. Hawk&Hens

    Hawk&Hens Hatching

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    I just want to say hello and thank everyone for all of the information I have read so far! I just got my chicks shipped from Meyer this past Wednesday. I had been waiting patiently since March. I now have 15 happy little chicks! I got 3 buff orpingtons, 3 easter eggers, 4 barred rocks, 3 welsummers and 2 wellsummer roosters (my husband wanted the roosters). So far, all is going well. I have two daugters ages 7 and 3 that can hardly keep their little hands out of the brooder! Not to mention I find myself just watching those little chicks fall asleep! I'm sure my husband thinks I'm crazy....

    We also have a brittney spaniel, a rabbit, pigeons and my husband will soon be adding a cooper's hawk. And yes, I realize that our collection of critters don't make much sense, but it is very interesting around here to say the least!

    I'm sure I'll have a ton of questions, so be ready for me! Thanks!

    Kat:)

    Too funny! My three year old just asked which chick was called the chicken winger?
     

  2. gamebirdsonly

    gamebirdsonly Crowing

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  3. weimarmama

    weimarmama Crowing

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    [​IMG] & [​IMG] from Alabama. Congrats on your chicks & good luck [​IMG]
     
  4. Chickencoop1996

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  5. Imp

    Imp All things share the same breath- Chief Seattle

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    You came to the right place for chicken answers

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  6. DancingHen

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  7. Cacciatore

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    Welcome from Northern California. [​IMG]
     

  8. Attack Chicken

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    [​IMG] from Indiana!!!!!!! [​IMG]
     
  9. Desert Rooster

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  10. 4-H chicken mom

    4-H chicken mom Crowing

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    [​IMG] and [​IMG] from Ohio. So glad you joined. Congrats and good luck with the chicks. The kids will love the experience. Nice collection. [​IMG]
     

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