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Hello from Vancouver Island!!

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by halfbakedtulip, Nov 20, 2013.

  1. Hello everyone :) I guess I am a little late to be introducing myself as I have already asked questions here lol. I live on Vancouver Island with my military husband, our 10 year old, 2 shih-tzus and 2 new to us hens.

    We have Banty who is a silver laced sebright who we rescued and her new companion a 16 week old milles fleur/ silkie mix named Charlotte. It has been a harrowing week or so getting everything they need and finding the right companion for Banty. We did have a large Rhode Island Red for 48 hours but she was so wild we had to give her back to the people who gave her to us. She was pecking Banty and bit me ack!

    We are first time chicken owners and I admit I am overly worried/cautious and trying to do everything "right".I apologize in advance for any questions I have that may seem crazy (you won't know if you don't ask)

    Here is a not so good pic of our ladies
    [​IMG] and their coop plus the run I built for them yesterday!

    Anjii (like Angie :) )
  2. loveourbirds

    loveourbirds Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 27, 2013
    waverly ohio
    [​IMG] from Ohio.

    the only dumb question is the one not asked!
  3. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

    Aug 26, 2009
    Out to pasture
    [​IMG]I want to thank your husband for his time in service. Your set up is very nice- and so are your girls. You will find a lot of answers to questions you don't even have yet, in the Learning Center.
  4. All Henned Up

    All Henned Up Muffs or Tufts

    Welcome and enjoy BYC!
    Steve :frow
  5. sumi

    sumi Égalité Staff Member

    Jun 28, 2011
    Rep of Ireland
    Welcome to BYC [​IMG] We were all brand new to chickens once. Feel free to ask any questions you have :)

    Mr MKK FARMS Chicken Obsessed Premium Member

    Sep 27, 2012
    Welcome to BYC! Glad you joined us! [​IMG]
  7. liz9910

    liz9910 Overrun With Chickens

    Apr 8, 2012
    Northern California
    Welcome to BYC!
  8. kidcody

    kidcody Overrun With Chickens

    [​IMG] from washington state glad you joined all of us! [​IMG]
  9. Kelsie2290

    Kelsie2290 True BYC Addict Premium Member

    Feb 18, 2011
    Hello :frow and Welcome to BYC!

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