Hello, I'm Dawn from Maryland :)

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by Dawn2811, Jan 10, 2014.

  1. Dawn2811

    Dawn2811 New Egg

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    Hello, just want to introduce myself, my name is Dawn and I'm from Maryland! I'm fairly new to raising chickens (got them in August). I have 4 black Silkies (1 rooster 3 hens) they were given to us by a friend who could no longer take care of them. They are about 8 months old and we just had 9 babies hatch in December but only 5 made it! I'm excited to learn some new things from this group! :)
     
  2. TwoCrows

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

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    Great to have you aboard Dawn, and enjoy BYC!
     
  3. theoldchick

    theoldchick The Chicken Whisperer

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    Howdy! Chicks in December? What a challenge!
     
  4. sumi

    sumi Égalité Staff Member

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    Welcome to BYC [​IMG] Glad you joined us!
     
  5. Dawn2811

    Dawn2811 New Egg

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    Yes, it is a challenge, we brought the babies inside to keep them warm and also because I think the adults (not sure if the rooster or one of the hens) must have killed 4 of them! :(
     
  6. JDchicks

    JDchicks Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Oh, that is so sad. [​IMG]

    How are the little ones doing inside? Do you have any pictures?
     
  7. chickenneighbor

    chickenneighbor Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hello from Maine, and welcome to BYC!
     
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    BantamFan4Life Out of the Woods Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC!
     
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    Kelsie2290 True BYC Addict Premium Member

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    Hello :frow and Welcome To BYC!
     

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