Hello from Washington!

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by speckledegg, Jun 3, 2011.

  1. speckledegg

    speckledegg Out Of The Brooder

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    Hi there! My name is Courtney. I live outside of the Seattle area with my hubby and 2 little boys.

    I've been lurking for a bit researching information on backyard chickens. This place has been a wealth of information for me to see if we really could manage to care for chickens in our little backyard in the suburbs!

    I finally ordered my little chicks (3) last night! We will have 2 RIR and 1 Speckeled Sussex. They are due to hatch and be picked up next week! The boys and I are very excited and nervous. I'm so scared I'm going to kill these things. Dh grew up on a farm so he's over the whole chicken experience. lol!
     
  2. TwoCrows

    TwoCrows Show me the way old friend... Staff Member

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    You will love this site!! Not only are the folks here very informative, but the forums are HIGHLY addicting!!

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  3. weimarmama

    weimarmama Overrun With Chickens

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    [​IMG] & [​IMG] from Alabama. Good luck with your chicks [​IMG]
     
  4. dawg53

    dawg53 Humble

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    Welcome to BYC.
     
  5. CarolynF

    CarolynF Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hi from across the water in Kitsap County! [​IMG] I've been here only a bit longer than you, and I understand your excitement. Have you found the Washinton group on the forum yet? Lots of folks around our area.

    Carolyn
     
  6. 4-H chicken mom

    4-H chicken mom Overrun With Chickens

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    [​IMG] and [​IMG] from Ohio. So glad you joined. Congrats and good luck. [​IMG]
     
  7. Chickencoop1996

    Chickencoop1996 Chillin' With My Peeps

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  8. TigerLilly

    TigerLilly I failed Chicken Math

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  9. Desert Rooster

    Desert Rooster El Gallo Del Desierto

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  10. discoveregg

    discoveregg Chillin' With My Peeps

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    [​IMG] Welcome from Northern California!
     

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