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Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by chickadeedoda, Jul 13, 2016.

  1. chickadeedoda

    chickadeedoda New Egg

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    First time for Mama hen to hatch out babies also first time for me..I only have two hens and one rooster. Need to learn how to raise these babies..I let my chickens free-range in the backyard every day...they love it..
     
  2. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life Out of the Woods Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! I'm glad you joined us! :)
     
  3. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Mama's will generally raise the chicks themselves - and teach them how to be chickens.
     
  4. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Monkey Business Premium Member

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    :welcome - great to have you onboard with us. I agree that momma knows how to raise her babies.

    You'll find lots of info in the Learning Centre 
    https://www.backyardchickens.com/atype/1/Learning_Center, and if you have a specific topic in mind, just type it in the search box - there's a wealth of information on past and present threads. 

    You may wish to consider joining your state thread  as it will put you in touch with other BYC members in your area - https://www.backyardchickens.com/f/26/where-am-i-where-are-you

    All the best
    CT
     
  5. QueenMisha

    QueenMisha Queen of the Coop

    Welcome to BYC! It's great to have you.
     

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