Hi all

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by Badlatitude, Feb 24, 2009.

  1. Badlatitude

    Badlatitude Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 24, 2009
    Great forum! Not only is it filled with info but seems to be filled with good people.

    My family does nuisance wildlife control so my only expierence with poultry is in birds we have captured or rescued. Then yotes killed my birds and my hen turkey and I got into predator hunting ontop of the wildlife control.

    We had a 3 acre hobby farm in the family for about 100 years. Sold it , Selling the 2 family in town and looking to upgrade to a much larger place ouside the Ny capital district.

    oh im John btw
  2. B. Saffles Farms

    B. Saffles Farms Mr. Yappy Chickenizer

    Nov 23, 2008
    Madisonville, TN
    [​IMG] from TN
  3. JennsPeeps

    JennsPeeps Rhymes with 'henn'

    Jun 14, 2008
    South Puget Sound
    Welcome to BYC, John!
  4. Badlatitude

    Badlatitude Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 24, 2009
    Thanks guys. I wish I knew this website exsisted year ago!!!!! Most of the birds we used to have were rescues and captures as said above. It seems the "south american natives" in the area who work and live at country clubs thought cock fighting and free range birds were a good idea. The staff administrators and rediculasly wealthy members clearly didnt think so tho. Since I had the land I put them up. My hen turkey was a wile loner which I called by mouth (no need for a mouth caller [​IMG] tho)

    I miss the birds and my interested along with my honey's interests in possibly getting 4-6 laying hens and possibly some birds for meat. Since im a trapper and a hunter along with owning a commercial fishing business ( we are now selling) Im no stranger to dirty , stinky , bloody , scratchy and down right unique situations when it comes to critters haha.

    Ive learned more in 2 days of reading on BYC then I did in years of having my birds RIP. I'm very excited to have found you guys!
  5. birdsofparadise

    birdsofparadise Chillin' With My Peeps

    Nov 15, 2008
    North Kohala, Hawaii
    Aloha from sunny Hawaii !
  6. pw_quiltworks

    pw_quiltworks One Handy Chick

    Jan 7, 2009
    From Old Town, Maine
  7. n-da-woods

    n-da-woods Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 18, 2009
    North Carolina
    [​IMG] From NC
  8. 2468Chickensrgr8

    2468Chickensrgr8 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Nov 7, 2007
    Welcome !! to your new addiction....
  9. AllChookUp

    AllChookUp Will Shut Up for Chocolate

    May 7, 2008
    Frozen Lake, MN
    Hi, John! Hope you find a lot of useful info and good people on this site.

    If you don't, you're not looking hard enough!

    Oh, and [​IMG]

    Last edited: Feb 24, 2009
  10. mullers3acers

    mullers3acers Chillin' With My Peeps

    Oct 9, 2007
    la porte, In

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