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Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by Chick-magnet64, Mar 21, 2015.

  1. Chick-magnet64

    Chick-magnet64 New Egg

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    Good afternoon,

    My name is Maggie and I live is Boise, ID. I have entertained the idea of having a backyard flock for about a year and yesterday I FINALLY did it!! I came home with a Polish Crested, Arucana, and a Cuckoo Maran. And the little chicken nuggets are doing just fine [​IMG]. By Monday I will be adding a cream Legbar and a Bielefelder, and Wednesday a Welsummer. I can't wait for all the colorful eggs!
     
  2. in2camo

    in2camo Out Of The Brooder

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    Congrats on taking the plunge.
     
  3. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Chicken Obsessed

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    Welcome to BYC, Maggie. Glad you decided join to our flock. Congratulations on the new chickens. Just be sure that you have the coop/run space for that many chickens as overcrowding can quickly lead to aggression, fighting, biting and feather plucking, and even cannibalism. You're definitely going to have a colorful egg basket. In my personal opinion, the chocolate eggs of the Cuckoo Marans are the prettiest eggs in the chicken world. Please feel free to ask any questions you may have. We are here to help in any way we can. Good luck with your flock.
     
  4. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life Out of the Woods Premium Member

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

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Yes you are new but, not for long. Goody, goody, we bagged another member [​IMG]Sorry, had too much chocolate. Seriously Welcome to Backyard Chickens, hope you enjoy it as much as we do.
     
  6. Bloveschickens

    Bloveschickens Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Welcome to BYC! Glad you joined the site. [​IMG]
     
  7. Kelsie2290

    Kelsie2290 True BYC Addict Premium Member

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    Hello :frow and Welcome To BYC!
     
  8. Mountain Peeps

    Mountain Peeps Change is inevitable, like the seasons Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! Please make yourself at home and we are here to help.

    Love your avatar! What a cute, fluffy chick!
     
  9. Chicken Girl1

    Chicken Girl1 Stuck back in the 40s Premium Member

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    Hello [​IMG]and Welcome to BYC![​IMG]
    Glad to have you join! Feel free to make yourself at home!
     
  10. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Overrun With Chickens

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    Welcome! [​IMG]I'm glad you joined our community.

    Sounds like you have a nice variety of some rather rare breeds! Good luck with your chicks.[​IMG]
     

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