Hello from Norco, California!

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by FarmerJackie, Jun 20, 2016.

  1. FarmerJackie

    FarmerJackie Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jun 15, 2016
    Norco, California
    Hello everyone!

    I live in Norco, California, also known as Horse Town USA.

    I am a proud mommy of what I jokingly call me zoo.

    Here is the list of animals I currently love and care for:

    5 humans :)
    1 cute fiancee, son, daughter, and soon-to-be 2 step daughters

    3 Horses:
    Strawberry, unknown breed, 32-34ish-years-old
    Ruby, Warmblood (rescued horse, former chariot racing horse), 18-years-old
    Loki, Thoroughbred, 15-years-old

    1 Donkey,
    Paco, guess is 13-15-years-old

    3 Dogs:
    Opal and Mishka, 2 Siberian Huskies, 8-month-old female litter mates
    Guinness, Cavalier King Charles, Black &Tan, 6-years-old

    1 Bunny
    Cinna-bunn-bunn, Lionhead Bunny, 2-years-old

    Less than dozen freshwater fish, indoors, no names, over 2-years-old

    And..... last but not least....

    11 Chickens:
    Hawk and Sonic, Ameraucanas, hatched April 4-5, 2016 (possibly pullets)
    Xanax, Cuckoo Maran, hatched April 4-5, 2016 (99% sure a pullet)
    Duckie, Buff Orpington, hatched April 4-5, 2016 (90% sure a pullet)
    Red, Rhode Island Red, hatched April 4-5, 2016 (99% sure a pullet)
    Rocky Road, Welsummer, hatched April 4-5, 2016 (possibly a pullet)
    Salt, Silkie, hatched week of March 14th, 2016 (I have no friggin clue if boy or girl)
    Pepper, Silkie, hatched week of March 14th, 2016 (Our favorite, started crowing 2 weeks ago [​IMG], googled like crazy because looks like a pullet, but has been crowing in mornings... in denial that Pepper isn't a pullet)
    Rosie, Swedish Flower, hatched week of May 9, 2016 (99.9% sure a pullet)
    Charlie, Brabanter, hatched week of May 23, 2016 (99.9% sure a pullet)
    Stormy, Light Brahma, hatched June 5-7, 2016 (99% sure a pullet)
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  2. Newbee58

    Newbee58 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 29, 2016
    Central, Utah
    Hello and :welcome

    You will find this site very informative and don't be afraid to ask questions. This is a great site.
  3. TwoCrows

    TwoCrows Show me the way old friend Staff Member

    Mar 21, 2011
    New Mexico, USA
    My Coop
    Hello there and welcome to BYC! [​IMG]

    Wow, you sure DO have a zoo going on over there! They must keep you quite busy! However I do hope they continue to bring you great joy.

    Great to have you aboard and we do welcome you to our flock! :)
  4. RingosGarden

    RingosGarden Out Of The Brooder

    Jun 11, 2016
    Mound House, NV
    Wow that sounds like an exciting and fun family!

    So glad you joined BYC! I'm sure your experience will be helpful here. :]
  5. Jucodeo

    Jucodeo The Sky is Falling!

    [​IMG] and [​IMG]
    @FarmerJackie a lot of animals and humans to take care of you must be very busy! If I may ask how old are they if any of them are teenagers I have no idea how you can handle all that props to you! This site is very informational and as many people have said in this post welcome to BYC! This is definitely the best place to go for all your chicken needs. Feel free to search all the forums and help out when needed. From your intro it sounds like you know a thing or two about chickens so I hope you can help us make a stronger and more tight community and I think you will be valuable member. I do suggest checking out the Family Life and Updates forum because there you can post all the pictures of all your adorable animals and dare I say... children lol. I am so happy to join and I really hope I can see your flock. https://www.backyardchickens.com/f/40/family-life-stories-pictures-updates Well I think I have babbled enough ijn this post. Have a great night and I welcome you to our roost! All the nest to you and your Backyard Zoo!
    Justin [​IMG]
  6. FarmerJackie

    FarmerJackie Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jun 15, 2016
    Norco, California
    My son is 18
    My daughter is 16
    Step daughter is 14
    Other step daughter is 11

    Not sure how I do everything... Haha

    I'll check out the other posting you suggested.
  7. FarmerJackie

    FarmerJackie Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jun 15, 2016
    Norco, California
    I almost forgot .... I have a mealworm farm too!
    I knew I forgot to list something
  8. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

    Aug 26, 2009
    Out to pasture
    Yes, you DO have a zoo. Maybe you could charge admission - it would help with the feed bills. Lol. Really enjoyed your introduction. Welcome to Backyard chickens.
  9. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

    Jun 15, 2012
    My Coop
    Welcome to BYC! I'm glad you joined us! :)
  10. Alyssagthatsme

    Alyssagthatsme Just Hatched

    Dec 27, 2016
    OC, California
    Last edited: Jan 2, 2017

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