Hello from Vernonia, OR

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by bonniethesilkie, Jan 8, 2016.

  1. bonniethesilkie

    bonniethesilkie New Egg

    Jan 8, 2016
    Vernonia, OR
    Hello all! I'm new to BYC and have owned chickens for 3 years. I'm on my 2nd flock amd I think I found my favorite breed...bantam silkies!

    I have a black hen, Bonnie; and a lavender roo, Clyde. They have recently mated and she is now broody....we'll see what happens![​IMG][​IMG][/IMG][/IMG]
    Last edited: Jan 8, 2016
  2. Bridebeliever

    Bridebeliever Chillin' With My Peeps

    [​IMG] How fun! Be sure to share those baby chick pictures when they hatch! We love to see those babies!
  3. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Chicken Obsessed

    May 14, 2014
    Welcome to BYC. Glad you decided to join our flock. Your Silkies are beautiful. Thanks for posting their pics. :eek:) If you haven't done so already, definitely check out our Learning Center at https://www.backyardchickens.com/atype/1/Learning_Center. There is lots of useful information there. Please feel free to ask any questions you may have. We are here to help in any way we can. Good luck with your hatch.
  4. Yorkshire Coop

    Yorkshire Coop Merry Christmas! Staff Member

    Aug 16, 2014
    Yorkshire, UK
    My Coop
    Hi :welcome

    Glad you could join the flock! What lovely silkies you have there! I've not kept them myself but a friend has some and they are lovely little birds and very friendly too. They have been great birds for her children who love to let them. Lovely to hear you are enjoying your silkies.

    Wish you the very best of luck with them in the future. Enjoy BYC and all the chicken chat :frow
  5. NickyKnack

    NickyKnack Love is Silkie soft!

    Welcome to BYC and the coop! There's a lot of great peeps here! Feel free to ask lots of questions. But most of all, make yourself at home. I'm so glad you decided to joined the BYC family. I look forward to seeing you around BYC.
  6. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

    Aug 26, 2009
    Out to pasture
    Welcome to Backyard chickens. Silkies are generally very good broody mamas. You might like to join the "Silkie thread," and learn much more about the breed.
  7. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Monkey Business Premium Member

    Jan 30, 2015
    Africa - near the equator
    Hi and welcome to BYC- lovely silkies!

  8. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

    Jun 15, 2012
    My Coop
    Welcome to BYC! I'm glad you joined us! :)

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