Hello from Pueblo West, CO

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by yotricia02, Dec 4, 2011.

  1. yotricia02

    yotricia02 Out Of The Brooder

    Dec 4, 2011
    Pueblo West, CO
    Hello! I'm new to all this and still doing my research between ducks and chickens. Both have pros and cons. I opened a new topic under ducks so I could get some advise about pro and cons of having chickens or ducks. Please check it out for more details.

  2. trailchick

    trailchick Chillin' With My Peeps

    Welcome Aboard Yotric!!!!
    There is plenty to read on here, to help get you started.
    I dont have ducks, and am still kinda new to outdoor poultry, but have had my parrots for along time. Avian is avian.....
    I am off today to Pueblo to shop!!! Havent been there in a long while & only 80 miles away.

    Hope you survived the cold last night. My free ranging peas survived it , whooow - got to 6° last night & forcast for colder and more snow on Monday....

    You will find plenty of others to help you, Good Luck.
  3. yotricia02

    yotricia02 Out Of The Brooder

    Dec 4, 2011
    Pueblo West, CO
    Thanks! We are surviving, at least the wind wasnt as bad as 2 weeks ago, i lost some roof shingles.
  4. 1muttsfan

    1muttsfan Overrun With Chickens

    Mar 26, 2011
    Upper Peninsula Michigan
    Hi trish and welcome to BYC from northern Michigan [​IMG]

    Don't have ducks (too messy for me despite their cuteness), love my chickens (despite noisy crowing)
  5. OregonChickenGal

    OregonChickenGal Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 26, 2010
    Central Oregon
    Welcome from Oregon!
  6. dawg53

    dawg53 Humble

    Nov 27, 2008
    Jacksonville, Florida
    Welcome to BYC.
  7. MSDeb

    MSDeb Chillin' With My Peeps

    Welcome to BYC
  8. kidcody

    kidcody Overrun With Chickens

    Hello Trish! [​IMG] from Washington State glad you joined us!
  9. GoldenSparrow

    GoldenSparrow Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 11, 2011
    Hi [​IMG] from MA
  10. nachoqtpie

    nachoqtpie Out Of The Brooder

    Apr 30, 2011
    Jacksonville, NC
    [​IMG] from the Crystal Coast of NC!

    I can't really give you the pros and cons of owning either... but I did have a duck once.

    It's name was Bob. We had to go away one time and I gave it to a friend to take care of while we were away and she "taught" it how to swim. I have never laughed so hard as the moment after she told me she taught my duck how to swim. [​IMG] Unfortunately, the neighbors dog got ahold of Bob and killed him. [​IMG]

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