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Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by Dan90, Jun 11, 2017.

  1. Dan90

    Dan90 Just Hatched

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    Hi Guys,

    Done a lot of reading on these forums before getting our chickens, and now they're in, thought it made sense to register and join in!

    Spent a few months making an aviary in the garden (proper custom job, first bit of DIY I'm actually proud of ) and introduced 4 birds, an Oxford Blue (Pigeon), Oxford Brown (Nugget), Black Sussex (Penny) and a Light Sussex (Dr. Feathers).

    We were going to add a couple of Bantams, but with the territorial nature of the Oxford Blue decided not to risk the bullying of the little guys. After letting them settle, we topped up yesterday with two additional birds, an Oxford Emerald (Esme) and a Nera (Smaug). Not been an easy intro so far, but reading up about it, that seems expected.

    Anyway, boring intro done, looking forward to getting involved in this community
     
  2. Poultrybreeder

    Poultrybreeder Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I hope you have fun here!
     
  3. duluthralphie

    duluthralphie Chicken Wrangler Premium Member

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    welcome..Enjoy your time here!
     
  4. peterlund

    peterlund Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Sounds like an awesome looking flock.
    They will get their pecking order in line and such... in the meantime all you need to do are the chores.... ;) have lots of fun. There is a lot of comedy in chickens.... like government. ...
     
  5. Dan90

    Dan90 Just Hatched

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    They are great fun to watch, they really do have personalities like everyone says, this bring lots of stupid moments

    Chores... the poop is never ending!
     
  6. peterlund

    peterlund Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Yes.... poop..... the poop. But if you do what I do you will have an awesome green lawn, chemical free and no cost. Poop is a pain unless you make it a pleasure.....
    Research chicken poop tea. But keep it basic.. people tend to overdo everything from time to time. ...
     
  7. tk10

    tk10 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Welcome!
     
  8. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Out to pasture
    :welcome
     
  9. Farmgal101

    Farmgal101 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    :welcome
     

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