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Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by smalltownchicks, Jul 7, 2011.

  1. smalltownchicks

    smalltownchicks Seven Silly Hens

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    Hello everyone,
    We are new to the chicken world. We had 3 chickens that were eaten by raccoons (sussex, wyandotte, and americauna) . We now have 8 chicks and a coop that will be coming from farmnyard this week. We have all hens....
    buff orpington-Sunny, blue andaulasian - Wilbur, barred rock - Blackie, white rock - Dori, new hampshire red - Ruby, black australorp - Callie, light brahma - Penny, americauna - CB (stands for coon bait, my husbands humor).
    Chickens are the best pets I've ever had!

    Mom to 3 boys and 1 daughter, a blue heeler, and wife to an amazing hubby:)
     
  2. Barred Babies

    Barred Babies Red Roof Farms

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    [​IMG] & [​IMG] from Louisiana!
     
  3. ParadiseFoundFarm

    ParadiseFoundFarm Goddess of Good Things

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    [​IMG] From Illinois
     
  4. ChicKat

    ChicKat Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

    Welcome Smalltownchicks,

    sorry to hear that you lost 3 chickens.

    Hopefully your new coop will be safe from raccoons.

    We have two blue heelers. Love, love, love those dogs.

    Nice chicken names too.

    good luck with your new flock!
     
  5. ChicKat

    ChicKat Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

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  6. Cadjien_De_Louisiane

    Cadjien_De_Louisiane SWLA Gamefowl Breeder

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  7. southerndesert

    southerndesert B & M Chicken Ranch

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    Welcome from Arizona! [​IMG]
     
  8. flowergirl60

    flowergirl60 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hi and [​IMG] from Texas
     
  9. 4-H chicken mom

    4-H chicken mom Overrun With Chickens

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    [​IMG] and [​IMG] from Ohio. So glad you joined. [​IMG]
     
  10. adgcountrygirl

    adgcountrygirl Chillin' With My Peeps

    [​IMG] We named all 11 of ours too! My husband named one of ours Fryer Tuck. He also named Thor, Optimus Prime, and Try-N-Fly. I named Jasper, Esme, Pokeyhontas, Beakman, Little Ann, Pepper and Checkers. So far their names fit them well!
     

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