Hello from Seattle

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by hallerlake, May 30, 2010.

  1. hallerlake

    hallerlake Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 30, 2010
    I'm getting my first chicks soon. They are still in the brooder at my son's place. He got seduced by little balls of fluff around Easter. He has always loved soft, fuzzy things. The minimum purchase was more than he's allowed in the city, so I'm taking the extras off his hands. I'm getting an A-frame tractor coop sometime this week. I'll be getting a Buff Orpington, a Rhode Island Red, a White Leghorn, and an Amercauna (not an easter egger). One of the chicks turned out to be a rooster (the BO), but my husband won't let me take Fabio. I'm hoping that my son can sound proof his coop enough that the neighbors won't complain, and he can keep it. The maximum here is three on a standard lot, but you are allowed more on a larger lot. I have a shy half acre. My intention is to let them out with supervision at times during the day. I've got some trepidations, but I'm also excited.
  2. Imp

    Imp All things share the same breath- Chief Seattle

    [​IMG] from a neighbor in Renton.

    There's lots of us Washingtonians here.

    Check out the Washingtonians thread in the Where are you forum

  3. applefalls

    applefalls Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 25, 2009
    Cockeysville, MD
    It sounds like you've got a nice size flock for your size land.[​IMG]
  4. crtrlovr

    crtrlovr Still chillin' with my peeps

    Greetings from western Kentucky! [​IMG]
  5. Mrs. Fluffy Puffy

    Mrs. Fluffy Puffy Fluffy Feather Farm

    Jan 26, 2010
    Texas, Panhandle
    [​IMG] and a Texas size: [​IMG] [​IMG]
  6. b.hromada

    b.hromada Flock Mistress

    [​IMG] and [​IMG] from S. Florida! Glad you joined us! [​IMG]
  7. ThePigeonKid

    ThePigeonKid Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 24, 2010
    Ohio - Chickens 3yrs
    [​IMG] from Ohio! [​IMG] Glad you joined!
  8. al6517

    al6517 Real Men can Cook

    May 13, 2008
  9. eenie114

    eenie114 Completly Hopeless

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  10. Cuddles with Chickens

    Cuddles with Chickens Out Of The Brooder

    May 21, 2010
    Hello neighbor! We've got three 8week olds here in the Columbia City neighborhood. There are so many urban chickens around now in Seattle--we have 2 other houses (that I know of, maybe more!) just on our block! And I've heard there are a lot of people with chickens in the Ballard area--some of the pet stores are even selling chick feed in that area.

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