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Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by kelly8788, Mar 27, 2017.

  1. kelly8788

    kelly8788 New Egg

    Mar 27, 2017
    Hello everyone my name is Kelly I am new to raise chickens I just pick up some baby chickens yesterday and I'm not sure how old they are
  2. redsoxs

    redsoxs Chicken Obsessed

    Jul 17, 2011
    North Central Kansas
    Hi from Kansas, Kelly, and :welcome! Great to have you in our community! Here are a couple links you may find useful: the Learning Center is a treasure trove of great articles - make sure you visit the Raising Baby Chicks section first: https://www.backyardchickens.com/atype/1/Learning_Center
    And if you have specific questions about your chicks, here's the place to post them: https://www.backyardchickens.com/f/11/raising-baby-chicks
    And if you want to chat with some local poultry folk, find your state thread in the link below and give them a shout out:
    Best wishes to you and your flock and thanks for joining BYC!! :)
  3. kelly8788

    kelly8788 New Egg

    Mar 27, 2017
    I am not sure on the colors of the chickens that I have
  4. Hillaire

    Hillaire Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 13, 2017
    Hudson Valley NY
    welcome! If ya post some pictures it would be easier for us to help ya out with determining approximate age and possibly color/breed if it isn't too early to tell
  5. N F C

    N F C Home in WY Premium Member

    Dec 12, 2013

    Hi Kelly, hope you're having fun with the new chicks.

    Thanks for joining us!
  6. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

    Aug 26, 2009
    Out to pasture
    Nice to meet you Kelly, welcome to the Backyard chickens flock. Could you call the store and ask how old the chicks our?.
  7. Teila

    Teila Bambrook Bantams Premium Member

    G’Day from down under Kelly [​IMG] Welcome!

    I hope you enjoy being a BYC member. There are lots of friendly and very helpful folks here so not only is it overflowing with useful information it is also a great place to make friends and have some fun.

    If you would like to share pictures and stories of your flock, you have come to the right place. BYC’ers never tire of these and do not back away slowly or commence eye rolling when the photo album or home videos come out [​IMG]

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