Hello! I'm new to the site and to chickens.

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by Tweetie, Feb 27, 2015.

  1. Tweetie

    Tweetie In the Brooder

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    I've always wanted chickens and now I'm a proud mommy of 4 fluffy little chicks. I spent a lot of time researching the kinds I'd like based on personality and egg production.
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    I was so excited to see the Black Orpingtons with the Buff Orpintons so I got one of each of them :) I also wanted the awesome blue and or green eggs from the Ameraucana so we got two of them as well. Now I need the weather to clear up so I can build their new home. I'm planning on making it awesome!
     
  2. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician

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    Welcome to BYC, and good luck with your chicks.
     
  3. tjo804

    tjo804 Crowing

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    You will be glad you stopped here!
    Enjoy your little ladies!
     
  4. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO.

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    Welcome to BYC! I'm glad you joined us!
     
  5. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Crowing

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    Welcome! [​IMG]I'm glad you joined our BYC "flock".

    Your chicks are very cute! Good luck with them.
     
  6. Yorkshire Coop

    Yorkshire Coop Moderator

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    Hi :welcome

    Glad you could join the flock! Lovely chicks you have there. Wishing you the very best of luck with them. Raising chicks is a fantastic experience and very rewarding. Be sure to ask any questions you may have, everyone here to help and very friendly. Hope you can post some pics of their awesome new home.

    Enjoy BYC :frow
     
  7. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Crowing

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    Welcome to BYC. Glad you decided to our flock. You have some great breeds. I've raised Orpingtons for years and they are hardy, friendly and gentle (my children and granddaughter made lap pets of them), and good layers of large, brown eggs. Our Ameraucanas (Easter Eggers) are my granddaughter's (pictured in my avatar) favorite chickens. She loves their colored eggs. 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.
     
  8. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years.

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    You picked some nice chicks, I didn't even know they had Black Orps - maybe it is a Black Australorp which comes from orps too. , and a great laying breed. Glad you joined us at BYC.
     
  9. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Crowing

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

    Cute chicks! Good luck with them.
     
  10. Kelsie2290

    Kelsie2290 Free Ranging

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    Hello :frow and Welcome To BYC!
     

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