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Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by JadedChickenLove, May 18, 2017.

  1. JadedChickenLove

    JadedChickenLove In the Brooder

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    Hi everyone. I am Monica. I have 17 chickens. One is a meat bird we got by accident and will have to be dealt with soon, he can't get around well. I have 9 seven week old chicks that are just a hodge podge. A cornish cross, a Silkie, 4 red selling, a solid black with a touch of orange that I am unsure of the breed, a barred Rock, and a Rhode island red. I know for sure the cornish cross and the barred Rock are roosters. Then I have 8 three week Olds, 4 of them are brown Easter Eggers, two are yellow Easter Eggers and 2 are Black Australorps and all 8 were sold as Pullets. They are in a large 2 story a frame coop with a fully closed in attached 10x10 run, we are about to expand both the run and the coop! I really enjoy sitting out there with my chickens,
     

  2. KikisGirls

    KikisGirls Must hatch more Premium Member Project Manager

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    :welcome

    Chickens are so fun!
    When you get settled upload some pictures of you flock!
     
  3. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Flockwit Premium Member

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    Hi Monica and welcome to BYC - great that you have joined us.

    You'll find lots of info in the Learning Centre - https://www.backyardchickens.com/articles/category/learning-center.11/ 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.

    You may wish to consider joining your state thread as it will put you in touch with other BYC members in your area - http://www.backyardchickens.com/t/270925/find-your-states-thread#post_3239224

    All the best

    CT
     
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  4. JadedChickenLove

    JadedChickenLove In the Brooder

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    I have photos of my 7 week olds. But not the babies yet.
     
  5. jolly wattles

    jolly wattles Songster

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    I can sit with them for hours.
     

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  6. JadedChickenLove

    JadedChickenLove In the Brooder

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    These are my 7 week old chicks. Photos are 2 weeks old! My 4 children and 2 of their friends helped name these chickens!
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  7. Chicken Girl1

    Chicken Girl1 Queen of the Coop

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    :welcome
     
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  8. Chicken Girl1

    Chicken Girl1 Queen of the Coop

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    Oh, and your black chick with the slight orange leakage looks like a BSL :)
     
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  9. vachick15

    vachick15 Free Ranging

    :welcome
     

  10. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    You may want to take new photos of the older chicks and post at "what breed or gender is this."
     

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