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Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by ssquiers, Apr 30, 2016.

  1. ssquiers

    ssquiers New Egg

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    Hello All! My name is Stacey and I'm so excited to be a member of this group! I am a newbie chicken keeper. My 3 babies are currently in my bathroom waiting for feathers to be able to venture to their coop! So excited for this adventure as I'm already in love with my girls!
     
  2. TwinsLoveChicks

    TwinsLoveChicks Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hi Stacey! So glad you could join BYC! What breeds are your babies?
     
  3. limited25

    limited25 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    [​IMG] How old are your chicks?
     
  4. lclark

    lclark 20 acres bliss

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    Welcome to BYC!
     
  5. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Hi Stacey, nice to meet you. Hope you enjoy Backyard chickens as much as we do.
     
  6. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Monkey Business Premium Member

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    Hi Stacey and welcome to our community.

    You'll find lots of info in the Learning Centre (even if you have lots of experience)
    https://www.backyardchickens.com/atype/1/Learning_Center, and if you have a specific topic in mind, just type it in the search box - there's a wealth of information on past and present threads.

    These links may help you for the moment.
    https://www.backyardchickens.com/a/getting-started-raising-chickens
    https://www.backyardchickens.com/a/hatching-eggs-and-raising-chicks


    You may wish to consider joining your state thread as it will put you in touch with other BYC members in your area - https://www.backyardchickens.com/t/270925/find-your-states-thread

    All the best
    CT
     
  7. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! I'm glad you joined us! :)
     
  8. ssquiers

    ssquiers New Egg

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    I wish I knew what breed my girls are. I teach first grade and we have a chick unit each year for science. I have 4 beautiful girls that we got to watch hatch but have no idea what kind they are. One is all white, one is yellow and black, one is black and white speckled, and one is black but we are seeing hints of brown coming through. They are almost 4 weeks old so their feathers are really coming in. Any ideas on breed potentials?
     
  9. ssquiers

    ssquiers New Egg

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    They are almost 4 weeks old now and in their awkward adolescent stage of down and feather mix.
     
  10. Chicken Girl1

    Chicken Girl1 Loving the Autumn Weather Premium Member

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    Hello [​IMG] and Welcome to BYC!
    Please make yourself at home! If you post in the "What breed or Gender?" Forum I'm sure someone will be able to help!
     

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