Hello from Texas

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by jinsing, Sep 27, 2013.

  1. jinsing

    jinsing Chirping

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    Hello,
    My name is James. I am from Arlington, Texas.
    Just recently was given two chickens from my in-laws of in-laws. I have no experience what so ever in chicken raising. I think I have a Rhode Island Red, the other I'm not so sure.


    James
     
  2. sumi

    sumi Égalité

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    Welcome to BYC [​IMG] Stop by the Learning Center. There is some great info there for beginners and more experienced chicken keepers. Have you got a coop for your hens? There are some nice big and small coop designs in the Coops section. For breed identification post some pics of her in the What Breed Or Gender is This? section. Enjoy the site!
     
  3. 1muttsfan

    1muttsfan Free Ranging

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    Hi and welcome to BYC from northern Michigan [​IMG]
     
  4. liz9910

    liz9910 Crowing

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    Welcome to BYC! Sumi has given you great advice, good luck to you.
     
  5. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years.

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  6. Mr MKK FARMS

    Mr MKK FARMS Crowing

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    Welcome to BYC! Glad you joined us! [​IMG]
     
  7. Teri Metcalf

    Teri Metcalf Songster

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    Hi James, Welcome to BYC from College Station, Texas. I've been on board for a month or so now. You'll find this is a friendly place to share and learn about chickens.
     
  8. AK Baha

    AK Baha Songster

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    Hello and welcome from Alaska.[​IMG]
     
  9. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO.

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    Welcome to BYC!
     
  10. jinsing

    jinsing Chirping

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    Today marks 7 days with my two hens, and so far they are live and well. :)
     

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