Hello, new to chickens

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by redheaded628, Apr 17, 2012.

  1. redheaded628

    redheaded628 New Egg

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    Hello!
    This is my first try at raising chickens. Someone suggested I try this website and I must say that so far I love it and have learned lots so far. I have ordered 25 chicks and can hardly wait till they get here!! Any additional pointers or advice for when they arrive would be greatly appreciated!
    Thanks!!! [​IMG]
     
  2. Kevin565

    Kevin565 Chicken Obsessed Premium Member

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  3. Jkioneil

    Jkioneil Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Welcome! Glad you joined us
     
  4. 1muttsfan

    1muttsfan Overrun With Chickens

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    Hi and welcome to BYC from northern Michigan :D

    The FAQ section has some good links for chick rearing
     
  5. dreamer5577

    dreamer5577 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hi && Welcome!!!!
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  6. b.hromada

    b.hromada Flock Mistress

    [​IMG] and [​IMG] from S. Florida! So glad you joined us!
     
  7. greymane

    greymane Chillin' With My Peeps

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  8. 4-H chicken mom

    4-H chicken mom Overrun With Chickens

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    Hi and :welcome from Ohio. So glad you joined. Good luck and have fun. :thumbsup
     
  9. weimarmama

    weimarmama Overrun With Chickens

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    [​IMG] & [​IMG] from Alabama. Glad you joined us.
     

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