Hello its me...

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by heatherlynn4, Mar 15, 2016.

  1. heatherlynn4

    heatherlynn4 New Egg

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    I love Adele! I Anyways I am new to using the forum and would like to introduce myself. My name is Heather. I am a licensed practical nurse and love my little flock of chickens. We actually started with a peacock! Those have since gone to make room but the chickens remain. I love their funny quirks and the fresh eggs!!!! I also butcher any extra roosters with the help of my spouse and we enjoy eating what we raise. My main requirement is that the chickens are docile. I have tried lots of breeds and decided to focus on standard Cochins and Bielefelders. Love both these breeds so much. I also have a mixed laying flock of a couple mixed hens and cream legbars, Swedish flower hens and soon some BCM, so all the colors. We live in Alberta Canada on about 4 acres. So far everything I've read on here has been excellent and extremely helpful. Thank you for the add!
     
  2. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Monkey Business Premium Member

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    Hi Heather and welcome to BYC - glad that you have joined us. I hope you enjoy being a member of BYC as much as the rest of us.

    All the best
    CT
     
  3. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Hi Heather, nice to meet you. I think you would like the "Canadians, check-in-here," thread . My Alberta friend Tara, has a very interesting thread she calls ""Jest Another Day in
    Pear- A - Dice. She has various chicken breeds, ducks, geese, swans, wool sheep , Australian cattle dogs and I think a Llama- you might like to drop in and see what's up in your area. I understand the weather can be quite severe in winter.
     
  4. N F C

    N F C Home in WY Premium Member

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    Hi Heather,

    Sounds like you're busy and having fun. Glad you are enjoying the flock!
     
  5. nposluszny

    nposluszny Chillin' With My Peeps

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  6. liz9910

    liz9910 Overrun With Chickens

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  7. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life Out of the Woods Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! I'm glad you joined us! :)
     

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