Hello! New from Belize :)

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by JoPop, Jan 25, 2015.

  1. JoPop

    JoPop Out Of The Brooder

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    Hi All,

    New to the forum -- just dropping in to say a quick hello! I live on an island in Belize (Central America) and currently have 1 hen, 1 young rooster, and 4 pullets that I got 2 months ago. I'm in it for the love of chickens as pets. My pullets were all hand-raised by a friend and are great to spend time with. Eggs are just an added bonus!

    I look forward to being part of a new chicken community with you all :) Now I'm off to post a question about hatching chicks!

    - Joanna
     
  2. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Overrun With Chickens

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    [​IMG] I'm glad you joined us!

    Good luck with your chickens!
     
  3. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Overrun With Chickens

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    Welcome to BYC! [​IMG]

    It sounds like you have a nice little flock! I hope you can find all the answers you need.

    Good luck with your birds!
     
  4. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC!
     
  5. Mountain Peeps

    Mountain Peeps Change is inevitable, like the seasons Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! Please make yourself at home and we are here to help.

    Sounds like you have a lovely flock!

    Feel free to ask questions!
     
  6. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Chicken Obsessed

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    Welcome to BYC, Joanna. Glad you decided to our flock. Please feel free to ask any questions you may have. We are here to help in any way we can. What kind of chickens do you have?
     
  7. familyfarm1

    familyfarm1 Overrun With Chickens

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    Hello [​IMG] and Welcome to BYC!
    So glad you joined! Check out the learning center for great information [​IMG] or ask questions and will try to answer them!!
    Good luck with your new flock!!
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  8. Book Em Danno25

    Book Em Danno25 Overrun With Chickens

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    Belize sounds so awesome!!
     
  9. Kelsie2290

    Kelsie2290 True BYC Addict Premium Member

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    Hello :frow and Welcome To BYC!
     
  10. JoPop

    JoPop Out Of The Brooder

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    You know what... I'm not completely sure what type of chickens they are! They were sold to me as "Belizean chickens", which is slang to explain that they are mutts rather than purebreds. One looks like a naked neck, one looks a bit like a Rhode Island Red, and the other 2 pullets have fluffy tops on their heads (but not fluffy anywhere else like a silkie). Below is a picture of my rooster. I'll get some of the girls to share soon!
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