Hello From Ontario

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by subee, Feb 10, 2013.

  1. subee

    subee New Egg

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    (1) Are you new to chickens / when did you first get chickens?

    I am brand new to chickens - I am putting in an order for March chickens

    (2) How many chickens do you have right now?


    I am only allowed two, but think three would be better

    (3) What breeds do you have?


    That is the question... If you could only have two pullets, what breed would they be - I cannot risk a roo. if I only order two!

    (4) How did you find out about BackYardChickens.com?


    Reading everything I could find, it just kept coming up.

    (5) What are some of your other hobbies?


    Gardening.
     
  2. redsoxs

    redsoxs Chicken Obsessed

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    Greetings from Kansas, subee, and [​IMG]! Pleased you joined our community! Wow! It's sad you can only have two! But two is better than zero! You can do some research on the Breeds thread - that might help you look for some characteristics you favor.
    Best of luck to you and enjoy your duo of chicks!

    https://www.backyardchickens.com/products/category/chicken-breeds
     
  3. CrazyChixLady

    CrazyChixLady Out Of The Brooder

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    Hello and welcome from Arizona!
     
  4. Kevin565

    Kevin565 Chicken Obsessed Premium Member

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  5. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member

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    Hi, Suebee, welcome to BYC.
     
  6. Toast n Jelly

    Toast n Jelly Chillin' With My Peeps

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  7. 1muttsfan

    1muttsfan Chicken Obsessed

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    Hi and welcome to BYC from northern Michigan [​IMG]

    You might want to consider buying two pullets from a breeder, rather than ordering chicks from a hatchery. There are many breeders that raise fine stock, and you can buy only what you need. Often they will allow you to trade out a chick if you get a cockerel by mistake (I have done this myself). Check your State thread found in the Where are You - Where am I section of the forum for chicken breeders that may be able to help you out.
     
  8. Mr MKK FARMS

    Mr MKK FARMS Chicken Obsessed Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC!!!
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    Glad you joined us!
     
  9. liz9910

    liz9910 Overrun With Chickens

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    [​IMG] from California!
     
  10. chickenpooplady

    chickenpooplady Chillin' With My Peeps

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