Hello my new peeps!

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by Chookemon, Dec 9, 2014.

  1. I currently have 24 chickens consisting of Barred Plymouth Rock, Rhode Island Red, Leghorn, and some mixes of those three breeds. I've always been facinated with chickens. I love to learn new things about chickens and would like to learn more about quail as I hope to begin raising them as well.
     
  2. Book Em Danno25

    Book Em Danno25 Overrun With Chickens

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  3. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Overrun With Chickens

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    [​IMG] Glad you joined us!

    Feel free to ask lots of questions! We're all here to help. [​IMG]
     
  4. sunflour

    sunflour Flock Master Premium Member

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    Welcome, I am so glad you decided to join us.
     
  5. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Chicken Obsessed

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    Welcome to BYC! Glad you decided to join our flock. You have some good dependable layers. I'm a chicken person and don't know much about quail (never had any), but they sure are cute little birds. Definitely post on our quail section at https://www.backyardchickens.com/f/48/quail and take advantage of our quail experts there. 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.
     
  6. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Hello new peep from an old peep - glad you joined the flock
     
  7. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Overrun With Chickens

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    Welcome to BYC![​IMG] We're glad to have you.
     
  8. Thanks everyone! I hope can learn some things and be of help to others. I'm definitely going to have to check out that quail section since I am very ignorant on the lol.
     
  9. Mountain Peeps

    Mountain Peeps Change is inevitable, like the seasons Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC!
     
  10. TwoCrows

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

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    Hello there and welcome to BYC! [​IMG]

    So glad you could join our community!! I keep Bobwhites and have for about 10 years. They can be a challenge to keep, LOL, so pick your breed depending on why you wish to keep them. The most important thing about quail is NEVER cram them in. They are highly susceptible to aggression and even killing each other. So give them twice the recommended space. Keep them in the proper roo to hen ratio at all times or don't keep any roos at all if you are not interested in incubating your own eggs. (quail do not go broody)

    Good luck with all your quail adventures and welcome to our flock!
     

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