Hello from Seattle

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by urbn, Nov 18, 2009.

  1. urbn

    urbn New Egg

    Nov 18, 2009
    Hi everyone. I've been planning on joining up for a few months now and finally got around to creating an account.

    I have been kicking around the idea about raising chickens for the last year and finally did so about 7 months ago. I went with white crested polish chickens and have been so happy that I did. I'm very supirsed by how connected me and my chickens have become. I was assuming they would just be hanging out in our backyard but it seems like they have taken me in as one of their own. We hang out almost daily (if it's not raining) and everyone in the neighborhood love them.

    so far our relationship has been great, and the coop I built seems to be working great for them (though I need to addd more roosting space I think.

    This photo is a few months old but I'll be taking a few more soon.
    Chickens are tasty, delicious, stu and drew [​IMG]
  2. sparkles2307

    sparkles2307 Terd of Hurtles

    Welcome from a former Washingtonian!
  3. urbn

    urbn New Egg

    Nov 18, 2009
    LOL I'm a former Minnesotian [​IMG]. Lived in Minnesota for the last 30 years and been in Seattle on and off for the last 2 years.

    I was just back in Minnesota 2 weeks ago because a friend was in the hospital with swine flue/pneumonia
  4. S&N Livestock

    S&N Livestock Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 17, 2009
    southern ohio
    Hello from Ohio
  5. Hoosiermomma

    Hoosiermomma Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jun 6, 2009
    S.E Ind
    [​IMG] and [​IMG] from the Hoosier state!!!! Congrats on your new flock! Aren't chickens grand??? [​IMG]
  6. Jess N Jeff

    Jess N Jeff Chillin' With My Peeps

    Oct 25, 2009
    South San Diego, Cali
    Good to have you with us and welcome from California
  7. urbn

    urbn New Egg

    Nov 18, 2009
    Yes theyt are [​IMG] I was worried about the chickens getting affected by my mistakes along the way but it seems like all the research I did before hand really helped out. I would go so far as to say my chickens are pretty spoiled and have been quite happy even wtih my inexperience with raising chickens.
  8. feathersnuggles

    feathersnuggles Chillin' With My Peeps

    Sep 4, 2009
    Hi back, from Seattle! And [​IMG]

    Gorgeous birds you have there!

    Check out the Washingtonians thread under "Where am I where are you?". You'll find LOTS of us live on BYC!
  9. b.hromada

    b.hromada Flock Mistress

    [​IMG] and [​IMG] from S. Florida! Glad you joined us! Your Polish are very pretty! [​IMG]
  10. SuziQ991

    SuziQ991 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aug 18, 2009
    Welcome! Spoiled chickens?.........Never heard of that [​IMG]

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