Hello...new member

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by 5Pedschickens, Apr 3, 2016.

  1. 5Pedschickens

    5Pedschickens Just Hatched

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    Hello everyone, I am new to this site and am enjoying it so far. I am married and have 5 children. My family and I just started raising chickens in the past two weeks. I have 12 chickens...6 Isa Browns, 3 Buff Orpingtons, 3 Americaunas. I am currently in the process of building a coop in the backyard. My kids are excited for the chickens to get bigger and lay eggs and get the chicken in the coop. Any suggestions of care would be greatly appreciated....Thanks!
     
  2. mlm Mike

    mlm Mike Sunna and Mani Premium Member

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  3. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    The Learning Center is a great place to start a chicken education. [​IMG]
     
  4. 5Pedschickens

    5Pedschickens Just Hatched

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    Thanks for any help.
     
  5. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Monkey Business Premium Member

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    Hi and [​IMG] - glad that you have joined us.

    The Coop section and "coops and runs" forum may give you some inspiration, if you have not already been there.

    In addition, this link may be interesting to you - https://www.backyardchickens.com/a/getting-started-raising-chickens

    Joining your state thread may be useful as it will put you in touch with other BYC members in your area - just type the name of your state in the search box.

    All the best
    CT
     
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