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Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by jam8961, May 2, 2016.

  1. jam8961

    jam8961 Out Of The Brooder

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    New to chickens and really glad I found this site! Husband owned them growing up, but there's so much to learn still! Already a proud mama of a 4 week old rhode island red, a 5 week old Easter egger, 5 week old feather legged bantams, and 5 baby chicks of the "I have no idea and neither did the lady I got them from" variety.
     
  2. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Welcome to Backyard chickens. When any of your chicks are 6-8 weeks old you can post photos at "what breed or gender is this," and find out just what you have.
     
  3. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Monkey Business Premium Member

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    Hi and [​IMG] - glad to have you onboard with us.

    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
     
  4. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life Out of the Woods Premium Member

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

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