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Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by amshizzle, Nov 14, 2015.

  1. amshizzle

    amshizzle Out Of The Brooder

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    Hi! My name is Amber and I am from Texas!
    I just received my chicks/ducklings from ideal poultry last night!
    I am so excited but I am also a nervous wreck.... I am already WAY tooo attached!
    I lost one chick and one duck but the rest seem to be fairly healthy.

    I have three barred rocks and two pekins... and for now I have 13 packing peanuts that I am going to be rehoming.
     
  2. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Oh my, that is a lot of packing peanuts - shows you how little value the hatcheries have for cockerels. Welcome to Backyard chickens, hope you enjoy it as much as we do.
     
  3. Yorkshire Coop

    Yorkshire Coop Moderator Staff Member

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    Hi :welcome Amber

    Glad you could join the flock! Congrats on your new chicks/ducklings :celebrate
    Sorry to hear you lost a couple :hugs

    Good luck with the rehoming. Hope you enjoy BYC, I'm sure you will everyone here to help and very friendly :frow
     
  4. N F C

    N F C doo be doo be doo Premium Member

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  5. gander007

    gander007 Chicken Obsessed

    Alright Amber, [​IMG] great to have you joining the BYC flock [​IMG]




    Try giving your chicks some scrambled or hard boiled eggs to eat this will really help with the health of your young flock it also helps with the older ones also [​IMG]
     
  6. theoldchick

    theoldchick The Chicken Whisperer

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  7. 7littlegirls

    7littlegirls Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hi Amber [​IMG] Welcome to BYC [​IMG]
     
  8. trailrider330

    trailrider330 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Welcome to the BYC flock! We are glad you joined us!

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    Wow! That's a lot of extra packing peanuts. Good luck rehoming them
     
  9. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! I'm glad you joined us! :)
     
  10. NickyKnack

    NickyKnack Love is Silkie soft!

    Hello Amber!
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    Welcome to BYC and the coop! There's a lot of great peeps here! Feel free to ask lots of questions. But most of all, make yourself at home. I'm so glad you decided to joined the BYC family. I look forward to seeing you around BYC.
     

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