Hello, new here

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by Daedalus, Jul 17, 2016.

  1. Daedalus

    Daedalus Just Hatched

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    Hi, I'm kinda new here. I've never posted anything before but I've been lurking for a while. I raise ducks, chickens, uh, two turkeys so far, and I'll be raising peafowl soon. I've only been personally raising them all for about a year and a half now, but my family has been raising chickens for maybe nine years. All the chickens are mostly for eggs and mostly considered as livestock, but all the ducks are my pets, even though they need to start paying their way soon. I do have three pet chickens. A four year old Ameraucana hen that miraculously escaped slaughter, her son(I think he's a boy) Alexander, that I have raised from an egg and he's about as imprinted as I can get him. And last but not least, a lovely, sweet, year and a half year old Cornish Cross rooster, who has had some health complications on the way, but I'm trying.
     
  2. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Flockless Premium Member

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    Hi and welcome to BYC - glad that you have joined us.

    Best wishes
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  3. Yorkshire Coop

    Yorkshire Coop Moderator Staff Member

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    Hi :welcome

    Glad you could join the flock! That's a lovely mixed flock you have there :D Be sure to ask any questions that you may have, everyone here to help.

    Good luck for the future and enjoy BYC :frow
     
  4. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    glad you joined us at Backyard chickens
     
  5. silkiecuddles

    silkiecuddles FortheLoveofSilkies

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    :frow Hi, and welcome to BYC!
     
  6. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

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

    iloveduckies Chillin' With My Peeps

    Hello there :)
     
  8. Cluckcluck1215

    Cluckcluck1215 Overrun With Chickens

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    Hi and welcome to BYC!im glad you joined!
    Best-kyndra.
     
  9. Daedalus

    Daedalus Just Hatched

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    Thank you so much everyone! Just seeing your replies made me feel pretty special.
     
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  10. Yorkshire Coop

    Yorkshire Coop Moderator Staff Member

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    Your most welcome :D
     

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