Hello from New Zealand!

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by Tantrumm, Mar 11, 2016.

  1. Tantrumm

    Tantrumm New Egg

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    I recently inherited some hens and their chicks and I could not have gotten this far (or kept them alive) if it wasn't for this site - I have used it for almost everything regarding my hens and other various feathered friends and thought it was about time I signed up.
    I have found that most of the information/advice was in "US speak" so after months of converting to "Kiwi-talk" I thought I may be able to help others in this part of the world needing direction. So hello from New Zealand!!

    I am a mum to 10 boys, and 3 girls (all have left home), wife and entrepreneur - I run my own company and in my 'spare' (lol) time I am a pretend farmer with my (ALL rescues) 2 Barbary Doves, 2 Japanese Quail, 6 Chinese Quail, 5 Rhode Island Reds, 2 Flemish Giants, 2 Wild Bunnies, a baby pheasant, 2 kittens, a dog & a husband - who all live in the house, except the hens and occasionally the husband ;-)
     
  2. N F C

    N F C dem crazy bones Premium Member

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    That's quite an assortment of animals you have, must keep things interesting!

    We have other members from NZ here, I think if you put New Zealand in the Search box, you'll find some of them.

    Thanks for joining us!
     
  3. sunflour

    sunflour Flock Master Premium Member

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    [​IMG] glad you decided to join us.

    You certainly stay quite busy, raising 13 children and now with a business and "the farm".

    Enjoy the forums.
     
  4. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! I'm glad you joined us! :)
     
  5. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Glad you joined us at Backyard chickens. [​IMG]
     
  6. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Monkey Business Premium Member

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    Hi and welcome to BYC - glad to hear that you are building your US - Kiwi translation repository! I get a little lost sometimes (thats nothing new I should add) with terminologies - its all part of the fun of BYC! Thankfully, there's almost no rugby talk here, (so there's limited opportunity for gloating [​IMG] ) which is a blessing cos I'm English and the less said about the World Cup, the better! [​IMG]

    All the best
    CT
     
  7. potato chip

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    Hi and welcome. :) I haven't come across many Kiwis (yet!) but there are quite a few of us Aussies.
     
  8. peastix

    peastix Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Goodness you sound busy! Lots of helpful wise people here.Hello from Penny in Auckland.
     

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