Hello yall!

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by Julia v, Jan 16, 2018.

  1. Julia v

    Julia v Just Hatched

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    I'm excited to meet y'all. I got my first ever chicks for Mother's Day. My three girls started laying on Halloween. I have them in an "urban type" coop. I have it on a raised platform because we have had a lot of rain still since Harvey. I live right just SW of Houston.
    I am trying to navigate the forums and have several questions. I'm always looking for the best way to care for my girls.
    Thank you for adding me.
     
  2. FrankieDoodle

    FrankieDoodle Flock Master

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    Welcome to BYC!!!
     
  3. Hybridchucks

    Hybridchucks Flock Master

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    Hello and Welcome to BYC! (aka BackYardChickens) :welcome
    It's wonderful to have you here with us!
    Thanks for joining! If you have questions, you will find your answers right here, on this brilliant site.
    This site is FULL of all info you will want/need to know about chickens and all poultry in general (and even other animals). And full of active, and fantastic members, they're amazing.
    Hope you have a fab day!
    Best wishes!

    -Tov
     
  4. TwoCrows

    TwoCrows Show me the way old friend Staff Member

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    Hello there and welcome to BYC! :frow

    Glad you are enjoying your flock! Navigating BYC can be a bit daunting at first. Just click on everthing until you get good results. :lol:

    So glad you could join us! :):)
     
  5. 4 ever Orpington

    4 ever Orpington Mr.& Mrs Orpington Premium Member

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    :celebrate :welcome :celebrate
     
  6. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC. With use the site will become easier to navigate.
     
  7. N F C

    N F C phooey! Premium Member Project Manager

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    Hi, it's nice to have you here!
     
  8. Chicken Whisper101

    Chicken Whisper101 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Welcome to BYC!
     
  9. AllenK RGV

    AllenK RGV Chicken Addict Premium Member

    Welcome from a fellow Texan. So happy you have finally joined us and a definate belatedly late congratulations on your first eggs!

    Please be sure to read up on the articles section and under that the coop design section as you are in opossum/skunk/raccoon territory and would break my heart to hear of any losses you might incur. I am basing that statement off the chicken wire I see in your profile picture, chicken wire is great for chickens just not good for keeping predators out.

    There is a Texas thread that is pretty active as well that would love to welcome you to our community of chicken nutters should you have any region specific questions.

    WELCOME to BYC!
     
  10. chickadoodles

    chickadoodles Flock Master

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    Hello and welcome to BYC. :frow
     

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