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Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by kherokee, Nov 4, 2014.

  1. kherokee

    kherokee Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hi! Im Kirsten and i'm pretty new to the chicken world so please excuse me if I ask a lot of questions haha! I own one pulley now, she's almost a year. (A rough estimate. I rescued her from a factory farm). She's a black sumatra chicken and I love her to death! I also own a mini pig, and an 11yr old Appaloosa gelding! :)
     
  2. TwoCrows

    TwoCrows Show me the way old friend Staff Member

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    Hello there and welcome to BYC! [​IMG]

    So glad you could join our community! This IS the place to be to ask all those questions. We are just bursting at the seams with knowledge!

    Have you stopped by our learning center yet? Lots of helpful articles on caring for your bird...https://www.backyardchickens.com/atype/1/Learning_Center

    Sumatra's are a lovely breed! I like them because they look like crows. [​IMG]

    Enjoy your little pullet and welcome to our flock!
     
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  3. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Chicken Obsessed

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    Welcome to BYC, Kirsten! Glad you decided to join our flock. I'm glad you were able to rescue your pullet. You should get another pullet to go with her as chickens are gregarious and like company. Please feel free to ask any questions you may have. We are here to help in any way we can. Good luck with your Black Sumatra.
     
  4. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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  5. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Overrun With Chickens

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    Welcome to BYC![​IMG] We're glad to have you. If you have any questions, feel free to ask!

    Good luck with your Sumatra! They really are beautiful birds.
     
  6. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Overrun With Chickens

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    [​IMG] Glad you joined us!

    Feel free to ask lots of questions! We're all here to help. [​IMG]
     
  7. chickenneighbor

    chickenneighbor Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hello from Maine, and welcome to BYC!
     
  8. sunflour

    sunflour Flock Master Premium Member Project Manager

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    [​IMG] so glad you joined us. I agree, you need at least 2 more chickens…unless yours is a house pet.
     
  9. Kelsie2290

    Kelsie2290 True BYC Addict Premium Member

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    Hello :frow and Welcome To BYC!
     
  10. Mountain Peeps

    Mountain Peeps Change is inevitable, like the seasons Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! Please make yourself at home and we are here to help.
     

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