Hello from the Chesapeake

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by cynroux, Aug 28, 2014.

  1. cynroux

    cynroux In the Brooder

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    Hi Everyone,
    I'm hen-less at the moment but preparing to house a very small flock of little egg layers soon. A dear friend and enthusiastic flock owner got me interested a few months back and I've been hooked every since. I'm looking forward to learning from you all, and of course, to that first egg.
    Have a wonderful day and thank you!
    Cynthia
     
  2. Kelsie2290

    Kelsie2290 Free Ranging Premium Member

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    Hello :frow and Welcome To BYC! Good luck with your soon to be new flock!
     
  3. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Crowing 5 Years

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    [​IMG] Glad you joined us!

    Feel free to ask lots of questions! We're all here to help. [​IMG]
     
  4. TwoCrows

    TwoCrows Bird is the Word Staff Member Premium Member 7 Years

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    Hello there and welcome to BYC! [​IMG]

    Enjoy this new adventure you are on and welcome to our flock!
     
  5. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Crowing 5 Years

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    Welcome to BYC! [​IMG]We're glad to have you. If you have any questions, feel free to ask!
     
  6. cynroux

    cynroux In the Brooder

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    Thank you all! I'm sure all be asking a ton of questions. :) I'm already reading like a madwoman.
    I'm bringing my coop together today on my day off and I may go take a look at a few 10 month old girls, a Lavender Orpington, Speckled Sussex, Silver Laced Wyandotte (a favorite!), and a Black Australorp. I only want to start with 2 or three max. I'll let you know how it goes!
     
  7. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member 9 Years

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    Welcome to BYC. I think you really need to get all four. They are old enough to be laying, and if you get them all together - you won't have integration issues. Of course they still will have to decide the pecking order.
     
  8. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

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

    cynroux In the Brooder

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    Thank you....I was wondering about that. The Orpington would come from another flock. The Sussex, Wyandotte, and Australorp were all raised together. I may skip the Orpington, just so she doesn't have to deal with "mean girl syndrome". I want my girls to get along, since they will also be pets as well as egg layers.
     
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